NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, (AST) announced today the launch of its newest business line, AST Ownership Intelligence™. The product offering provides fully customized, comprehensive investor relations services, which include capital markets consulting, tax and regulatory analysis and credit markets intelligence.
“AST Ownership Intelligence can provide the personal and consultative service that issuers need to fully understand their investor base,” said Mark C. Healy, President and Chief Executive Officer of AST. “In today’s intricate market, it’s imperative to know who your institutional investors are and to constantly communicate with them. AST Ownership Intelligence helps issuers accomplish this important task.”
AST Ownership Intelligence assists issuers in developing a strong understanding of their real-time institutional stakeholders, allowing them to prioritize their investor relations outreach efforts. As a data-neutral solution, AST Ownership Intelligence is not limited to a proprietary database and can utilize multiple resources to provide in-depth, unbiased analysis and insight.
“AST Ownership Intelligence combines the industry’s top investor relations talent with fully customizable services to provide a compelling offering unmatched within the industry,” said Thomas G. Kies, Executive Vice President. “We proactively supply issuers with relevant capital markets and company-specific analysis that saves them valuable time and money.”
About AST Ownership Intelligence
AST Ownership Intelligence provides clients with capital markets consulting, regulatory compliance certification and credit markets intelligence. The AST Ownership Intelligence team assists clients in obtaining the information and analysis they need to capitalize on relationships with key investors.
American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, (AST) and its affiliates in the Link Group network are leading providers of registry services and technology to financial market participants around the globe. AST and its affiliate, CST Trust Company (CST), form the North American division of the Link Group. Together AST and CST provide comprehensive stock transfer and employee plan services to more than 8,000 public issues and over 5.5 million shareholders. The division serves clients located throughout North America and in over 22 foreign countries, ranging in size from initial public offerings to Fortune 100 companies.