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English definition of “transfer agent”

transfer agent

noun [C]     FINANCE
a person or financial organization that keeps a list of a company's shareholders and is responsible for changing it when shares are bought or sold : non-bank/ bank / registered transfer agents
(Definition of transfer agent noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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