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EQ announces M&A Paying Agent Services for the private market

Monday, October 15, 2018

EQ, provider of transfer agent services to many of America's leading companies and their shareholders, announces the expansion of M&A Paying Agent Services to private companies.

This service is a natural extension of the robust corporate actions EQ executes for large public companies annually. EQ processes an average of 20 million transactions each year, and has experience managing private deals. With their depth of expertise, the EQ team is proud to bring M&A Paying Agent Services to the broader market. 

“EQ provides best-in-class transfer agent and corporate actions services for the world’s premier publicly listed companies,” said Joe Conte, Head of Corporate Actions Product. “We are excited about serving non-public companies with that same level of excellence.”

EQ’s dedicated Corporate Actions team delivers end-to-end M&A paying agent support for public and private companies across the globe, resulting in a streamlined, expedited payment process.

“We are delighted to bring our paying agent services to a broader marketplace,” said Todd May, CEO. “It enables us to demonstrate our high level of commitment to supporting our clients with their transformational transactions by providing an exceptional experience.”

For more information:

EQ (U.S. contact)
Kristin Baker
Tel:  651 306 4425

Temple Bar Advisory (U.K. contact)
Alex Child-Villiers/William Barker / Sam Livingstone
Tel: +44 (0) 207 002 1080

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About EQ

EQ provides a range of transfer agent services that enable clients to manage share registers, communicate with shareowners and undertake significant corporate actions – simply and effectively.  Established in 1929, EQ has offices in New York City and operations in Minnesota. Formerly known as Wells Fargo Shareowner Services, EQ was purchased in 2018 by Equiniti Group plc, the U.K.’s leading provider of shareowner and associated investor services. EQ is proud to be part of an international organization that services 23 million shareholders and more than 1,200 clients worldwide.