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EQ U.S. Partners with to Offer Medallion Signature Services to Investors

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

EQ U.S. offers shareholders an easy and secure way to transact on their accounts

EQ U.S., part of Equiniti Group plc and a leading provider of transfer agent and shareholder services, announced today the partnership with This partnership brings's patent-pending online platform to shareholders, allowing them to conveniently and securely obtain the necessary signature guarantee for the transfer of securities.

Medallion signature guarantees are needed to confirm the identity of the transferee; however, they can be difficult to obtain. Many banks are moving away from offering this service and the current restrictions on business hours and contact make it challenging to secure the signature guarantee.

Seth Farbman, Co-Founder of stated, “As the financial services industry continues to embrace advances in technology, shareholders have had the most to gain from our online solution. The platform offers a unique blend of convenience and compliance that allows shareholders to obtain a signature guarantee without having to find or travel to a bank branch.”

Anne St. Martin, Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer at EQ U.S. commented: “We are excited to be able to find easy and convenient ways to assist shareholders with their transactions. The service from enables shareholders to electronically receive a signature guarantee stamp for their share transfer through a simple and secure platform.”

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Anne St. Martin, Chief Product Officer

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About EQ U.S.

EQ U.S. provides transfer agent, equity compensation and proxy solicitation services that help companies reduce risk, realize efficiencies and improve shareholder experiences. We’ve been helping the world’s leading brands raise capital, incentivize employees and service shareholders while staying compliant since 1929.

EQ U.S. is responsible for nearly 5 million shareholders in America and 23 million globally, the company issues more than $300 billion in payments each year across the globe. EQ U.S.’s purpose is to care for every customer and simplify each and every transaction, delivering the highest levels of service through an effortless and enjoyable experience.

EQ U.S. is a part of Equiniti Group plc, listed on the London Stock Exchange, delivering payments, administration and technology services to organizations globally.

About Equiniti Group plc

Equiniti Group plc, an international technology-led services and payments specialist, provides non-discretionary payment and administration services to some of the world’s best-known brands and U.K.’s largest public-sector organizations.

It is the U.K.’s leading provider of share registration, employee share plans, and associated investor services, and has market leading positions in pension administration and software, and employee benefit schemes.

Equiniti’s services, which are delivered by over 5,000 employees, benefit 36 million people in the U.K. and 120 countries around the world.

About eSignature Group, LLC is an online platform which allows stockholders to obtain a signature guarantee required for the transfer of stocks, bonds, 401ks, funds and other forms of securities.