Market services

As the UK's largest share registrar, we offer industry-leading shareholder services through Link Market Services.

Who are we?

We help clients progress in a challenging financial world with confidence, providing the platform to list on global stock exchanges and keep pace with global change and investor relations. Our teams support boards at all levels of maturity with ever-changing regulation, governance and shareholder engagement.

Our unique place in the market, combined with our partnership and relationship management approach, enables us to play a vital role in connecting issuers with 35 million shareholders globally.

As the UK's largest share registrar, we offer industry-leading shareholder services through Link Market Services. We service to a wide range of corporates, issuers and business managers from over 1,300 companies across the UK.

Who do we help?

New companies

Our team provides tailored services to support you before, during and after listing – including shareholder communications, investor analysis and company secretarial services. We can also help with company formation and administration services.

Established companies

For larger and established companies, our services include:

  • Register management: everything from administration and shareholder communications and our online shareholder portal through to corporate action advisory services
  • Employee share plans: we can set up and manage a range of share plans, and provide support to help increase the response to your employee share plans through effective communication programmes and dealing options
  • Investor relations: we partner with you to achieve the best investor relations programme for your business, including shareholder analysis and proxy solicitation services.

We also offer a range of share dealing services supporting you and your stakeholders. Through our online services, your employees, executives and private shareholders can easily buy and sell shares, including specific programmes such as a share plans.

We handle large orders for companies through activities such as share buybacks, treasury purchases and Employee Benefit Trust (EBT) top ups.   

Our experienced company secretarial team can also help you with all areas of your governance including assistance with your AGM, training and supporting your board and regulatory compliance.

Contact us to find out more.

David Kilmartin

Client Services Director, Link Market Services

Tel: +44 7803 669547

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David Isaacs

Head of Registration and Employee Share Plans Development

Tel: +44 (0)7825 843 733

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UK Dividend Monitor Q3 2020

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