AST is a leading provider of structured finance solutions to the capital markets. Ranging from trustee to customized administration functions, our comprehensive, integrated solutions can support all of our clients’ structured finance and securitization needs on an advisory basis.
AST provides flexible, customized, and efficient administrative agency services. Backed by experience and our proprietary technology, we are able to service you on a more discretionary basis in project finance and securitizations in order to provide you with quick, accurate administrative services.
Relying on experience and precision, our experienced team of professionals provides Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) administration. Clients can enlist in a single service or in a customized package of services based on the specific transaction's requirements.
Whether you need assistance administering covered bonds, or other types of bond issues where collateral is involved, AST leverages a team of professionals with decades of experience in structured finance in order to deliver a high-touch, personal service for each transaction.
AST is qualified by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) to act in the Canadian custody market as a National Housing Act Mortgage-Backed Securities (NHA MBS) mortgage custodian and title custodian. Our capabilities as title custodian span both residential and commercial mortgages, and we are able to maintain a live registry of loans in our custody.
We’ve built a model of Asset-Backed Commercial Paper (ABCP) Conduit Administration services that enables us to offer the customized operational processing required by these various collateral types. Clients rely on AST for customization, experience, and reliability.
AST provides a comprehensive range of Issuer Trustee services. We leverage deep experience to help issuers meet their obligations under the terms and conditions of the instrument.
We take a flexible approach to our structured finance solutions offering and work with clients to provide customized services that address the specific requirements of their individual transactions, as well as the current and complex issues in the marketplace. More than a record-keeper, we serve as an advisor by providing high-touch, personalized, and experience-backed service for each client.
As a regulated trust company in both Canada and the U.S., we move beyond recordkeeping by serving as an advisor and trusted partner to our clients. With AST structured finance solutions, you gain access to a dedicated team of experts who leverage decades of experience in structured finance to provide you with high-touch, personalized service and help you address and even capitalize on the complex issues in today’s marketplace.
We pride ourselves on our differentiated model, offering structured finance products and services that utilize proprietary technology to create efficiencies when processing information for the capital markets. These efficiencies are furthered through our relationships with financial institutions, crown and federal corporations, and originators of securitized assets.
Technology drives every AST solution, so customers can rely on the highest levels of data security and the most efficient approach to managing their business. With a proprietary technology platform and front-end web interfaces, our clients always have access to and control over their data. And by integrating technology into our operations, AST teams spend more time focusing on improving levels of service, including more personalized interactions with your team.