How do I know if I have shares in a company?
The best place to start is to check with the share registrar – the organisation that maintains the list of shareholders in a particular company – that is named on the certificate. There are three main registrars in the UK – Capita, Lloyds TSB and Computershare.
How do I find out if I own shares of stock?
Contact the company you’ve invested in and ask for the investor relations department. Identify yourself, then inquire when the stock certificate was registered to you, and when it was mailed. The company should have a complete record of this transaction and should have tracked the certificate.
How do I trace lost shares?
You can trace other lost shares by contacting the three main share registrars: Link Asset Services (Linkgroup.eu or 0371664 0300); Computershare (Computershare.com/uk); and Equiniti (Equiniti.com or 0371 384 2030).
Where can I find lost shares?
You can search for unclaimed monies held by Western Australian businesses on the website of the Department of Treasury and Finance.
- Website www.treasury.wa.gov.au.
- Phone 08 6551 2600.
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I sell shares without a certificate?
You will need to be in possession of your share certificate(s) if you want to transfer or sell your shares. If your share certificate becomes lost or stolen, you will need to obtain a replacement by completing a Letter of Indemnity Form.
How do I find out if a stock certificate is still good?
First, look for any signs that suggest the stock certificate is still valid. A valid stock certificate bears the name of the beneficiary. Also, all seals and signatures should be undamaged. In other words, there should be no hole punches or stamps over any of the seals or signatures on the certificate.
How do I find out if I have Walmart stock?
How can I check the status of my stock or profit sharing? Current and former associates with inquiries about share holdings or profit sharing should call 1-888-968-4015 to reach the Walmart Participant Service Center.
How do I find out if old shares are worth anything?
LSEG suggests the best way to see whether a shares certificate is still valid and worth selling is to consult a stockbroker. “It will cost you a small fee but, if there is money to be made from them, a stockbroker should help,” it says.
How do you find lost investment accounts?
To search for these assets, go to www.missingmoney.com, which you can also reach by typing www.unclaimed.org and clicking on the MissingMoney.com link.
How do I find old stocks?
Call the Financial Stock Guide Service at (800) 367-3441 and ask for the custom research department. They will be able to tell you, for a fee, whether or not your shares are active or obsolete. In business since 1927, they also publish a directory that updates annually. Go to www.spinksmythe.com or call (800) 622-1880.