Efficient, reliable, commercially-focussed trustee services
Established in 2006, our Singapore business is one of the leading providers of trustee, fund and agency services for the Singapore market. Our team specialise in trustee services for S-REITs (Singapore Real Estate Investment Trusts), trustee and fund services for Collective Investment Vehicles, as well as trustee and agency services to debt market structures. Our reputation as a best-in-class trustee is backed by a professional, trusted team of experts, delivering valuable, commercial and client-focused solutions.
We are fully licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and hold a Trust Companies Act (TCA) licence, Capital Market Services (CMS) Custody licence and are an Approved Trustee for Collective Investment Schemes (CIS).
$46+ billion assets
The Singapore REIT market is recognised as one of the strongest in the world. We have been actively involved in its growth over the past 15 years. Our deep understanding of the market, and proven record of execution and delivery, means we can help clients meet their listing dates on time – every time.
Our core focus is providing best-in-class trustee services. Our dedicated Singapore team are available to help clients with all their investment trust requirements from transactions through to regulatory compliance. Our aim is to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the S-REIT.
Perpetual offers specialist trustee and custody services for fund and asset managers. We work for some of the world’s largest investors and pension funds as well as boutique fund and asset managers.
Our specialties include equities, real estate, infrastructure, agricultural assets, private equity, alternatives and cash. Our dedicated team are here to support the day-to-day running of your trust, and are experts at navigating Singapore’s complex regulatory environment, allowing you to focus on your business.
Perpetual has been involved in the debt markets of the Asia-Pacific region since the 1980s. From debentures to various types of bonds and notes, we have a proven track record across debt instruments. We are a prominent provider of trustee services for Singapore’s retail bond market and also act for wholesale issuers.
Our respected escrow team provides clients with a safe and efficient means to safeguard their interests across a variety of transactions. We have acted as cash escrow agent in mergers and acquisitions, project financing, private equity, capital market transactions, liquidations, court case settlements and intellectual property.
For clients seeking a partner in major aspects of debt markets agency and trustee services, we provide extensive experience, a strong balance sheet, efficient processes and proven industry expertise.
As companies look to implement share option plans to retain and incentivise employees, Perpetual is able to offer our services as trustee and custodian to share option plans. Our clients include major banks with global share option plans. We are also able to meet the needs of start-ups and fast-growing organisations wanting to establish plans for their senior executives and other employees.
Elite Commercial REIT
With a proven track record in both the debt and equity capital markets, Perpetual is a specialist in trustee services, possessing a thorough understanding of Singapore’s regulatory environment.
Our senior leadership team have a combined 70+ years specialised experience in trustee and financial services. Our ability to balance our fiduciary duties with a commercial approach is one of the reasons why some of Singapore’s, and the world’s, leading companies entrust us with over $46 billion in funds.*
* As at December 2022
Launching on schedule, on budget and with the right market timing can make all the difference to return on investments and performance. Our on-the-ground expertise and our established relationships, with all the key market participants helps ensure your transactions are delivered on time.
We are one of the leading trustees in the Asia Pacific region. We have built our reputation through approachable, reliable and trustworthy service. We carefully listen, meticulously understand and quickly respond to client needs.