Montreal Trust Company

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The Montreal Trust Company was formed in 1889 and 100 years later described itself as "one of Canada's largest trust companies."

History[edit]

Montreal Trust was founded by the Bank of Montreal; Donald Smith and E.S. Clouston were amongst its charter board of directors.[1]

In 1994, Scotiabank acquired Montreal Trust.[2]

The stock transfer and corporate trust businesses of Montreal Trust were acquired by Computershare in 2000.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Naylor 2014, p. 100
  2. ^ "Scotiabank - A History of Trust"
  3. ^ ComputerShare history page

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