|By Marketwired .||
|August 28, 2013 11:00 AM EDT||
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 08/28/13 -- Canadian Stock Transfer Company Inc. (CST) announced today that it has joined the Canadian ETF Association (CETFA) as an affiliate member.
Laurel Savoy, Executive Vice President for CST, commented, "CST is pleased to be joining the CETFA. This is an area where we have dedicated considerable resources in recent years and gained valuable insight through our important ETF client partnerships. We look forward to becoming an active participant of this exciting group."
"Our new affiliate member represents one of the most respected transfer agencies in Canada. With CST's participation, we have really strengthened the knowledge base and experience that the CETFA requires to be able to impact the Canadian investment landscape," said Howard Atkinson, the current chair of the Canadian ETF Association.
The Canadian ETF Association is the national body of ETF providers. It was created to be the industry's leading source for relevant asset under management statistics and ETF information. In recent years, CST has become a leader in providing transfer agent services to Canada's ETF community.
CST is part of the Link Group, an international network of providers of transfer agent and employee plan services. Headquartered in Toronto with offices in Montreal, Calgary, Halifax and Vancouver, CST provides issuers with global solutions through local service. CST and its U.S. partner, American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, form the North American division of the Link Group. This division provides service to over 8,000 public issues and more than 5.5 million shareholders in over 22 foreign countries, ranging in size from initial public offerings to Fortune 100 companies.
Canadian Stock Transfer Company Inc.