Your trusted partner for corporate trust and custody solutions
Sargon is a respected and leading provider of Corporate Trust solutions to the financial services industry. As a corporate trustee or custodian, we are the legal owner of, or hold security over, assets and financial instruments on behalf of our clients, as well as providing administration and supervisory capabilities.
We are proud of our commercial focus, working in partnership with clients on complex transactions to ensure they are completed on time.
Custody and trustee solutions
We offer a range of custody and trustee solutions that is tailored to your needs. We hold assets on behalf of registered and unregistered managed investment schemes and wholesale clients. These assets can include real property, equities, fixed interest, mortgages, water licences and managed funds. We also act as trustee for wholesale trusts and employee share schemes.
In addition, we provide escrow services for holding Australian dollars and foreign currencies, as well as shares, documents and other assets.
We specialise in serving small to medium-sized investment managers, working in partnership with our clients as they are setting up a scheme.
Debt capital markets
Our debt capital markets capabilities include acting as trustee, security trustee, issuing agent, paying agent and/or facility agent for debt funding, securitisation programs, public–private partnerships (PPP) and structured products, and as note trustee for retail and wholesale note issues.
We also provide directorship and corporate governance capabilities for establishing Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) as part of structured finance and securitisation transactions.
Whether you want to issue secured or unsecured convertible notes to raise capital to acquire assets or satisfy regulatory capital requirements, we are able to assist.
Our agency capabilities include acting as facility agent on corporate debt funding; issuing and paying agent on structured finance transactions; claims agent; and process agent for offshore issuers into the Australian market that need a local address for notices.
We also act as escrow agent for diverse transactions, holding property assets on your behalf during a transaction or following a dispute. Property assets can include real estate, cash, shares, physical assets, intellectual property and documents.