Solutions that connect you and your investors to global markets
Executing global corporate transactions means navigating a regional maze of legal requirements, market frameworks and practices, and ever-changing regulatory climates.
As a global registrar and transfer agent we're perfectly positioned to support companies that do business in the global markets. From our understanding and continual monitoring of changing regulations and market practices, you and your securityholders have access to innovative solutions that:
› Reduce the barriers that can stifle cross-border business
› Allow companies and investors to benefit from effective and compliant company structures
› Effectively manage corporate transactions across multiple jurisdictions
Based in strategic jurisdictions across the globe, our experts in regulatory and market initiatives, cross-border solutions and global stock movements can help you achieve your short and long term international corporate objectives.
Creating cross-border solutions for your business
No transaction is the same, so you need the best guidance and support when designing and implementing the most suitable cross-border solution for your company.
Global stock movements
An established global network of controls and connections gives institutional and retail investors the certainty to rapidly reposition securities between markets. A dedicated group of operations personnel use this unique in-house system, to receive, execute and balance cross-border security movements all within 24 hours. Accessing international settlement and liquidity pools has never been easier.
To make the execution of your cross-border transactions as easy as possible, we devise sophisticated solutions with step-by-step action plans to help you navigate the demanding planning and implementation process. The types of transactions we can support include: cross-border capital raisings, re-incorporation transactions, M&A deals, branch registers, dual company structures, Depositary Interests, overseas dividend payments and withholding tax reporting.
Regulatory and market initiatives
Our experienced team of international market experts develop, share and implement appropriate strategies to capitalise on, initiate or respond to global regulatory and market developments which impact issuers, investors and markets. In particular, we focus on those impacting trading and settlement, transparency of share ownership, proxy voting and corporate actions.
Overcome cross-border barriers to reach new capital
Yum China case study
First of its kind secondary listing: overcoming cross-border barriers to reach new capital
Janus Henderson case study
One of the most prominent and complex mergers in recent years, spanning four regions.
Verizon Communications Inc. case study
A global, high profile and complex transaction, with over one million shareholders.
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- 5 DEC 2022
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) T+1 Consultation ResponseDownload 320 KB
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Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce Computershare submissionDownload 246 KB
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SEC File 4-725 US Proxy Reform Submission Post 2018 RoundtableDownload 351 KB
- 7 FEB 2018
Public Consultation on the transposition of Shareholder Rights DirectiveDownload 191 KB
- 4 OCT 2017
The future of shareholder meetings is virtually hereRead Article
- 28 OCT 2016
Computershare submission to ASX on CHESS replacementDownload 194 KB
- 14 APR 2016
SEC Concept Release Comment Letter - April 2016Download 330 KB
- 20 JAN 2015
Investor Vote Confirmation Discussion PaperDownload 592 KB
- 12 MAR 2014
Transparency of Share Ownership Shareholder Communications and Voting in global capital marketsDownload 698 KB
- 1 FEB 2014
Computershare comments on the SEC Crowd Funding RulesDownload 724 KB
- 1 JUN 2013
21st Century Stock Ownership: Eliminating Paper Certificates and Expanding Direct RegistrationDownload 333 KB
- 20 SEPT 2012
Computershare's response to DTCC's dematerialization proposalsDownload 256 KB
Access consolidated reporting across jurisdictions
Available around the clock and compatible with multiple devices, Global Issuer Online delivers greater transparency of registered securityholder information, removing the burden and cost of multiple service providers and disconnected systems.
With sophisticated cross-register searching and reporting functionality, our platforms connect at a global and regional level, delivering the world's most advanced global securityholder reporting system.
Global holder search
Issuers can search for holders across all registers, and drill down into locally held information for more detail.
Global top holder reporting
Daily snapshot of the largest securityholders in the company group based on the number of securities owned and percentage of issued capital held.
Aggregate register reporting
Combines capital information for all registers. Reconciliation across registers is automated.