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STA

Abbreviation for:
second trimester abortion
Specialist Training Authority, see there
standard tube agglutination
Staphylococcus aureus
sulfotransferase A
superficial temporal artery
superior thyroid artery
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The Securities Transfer Association (STA), established in 1911, is the professional association of transfer agents.
3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Securities Transfer Association ("STA"), the industry organization representing the transfer agents for over 12,000 U.
STAMP is a program approved by the Securities Transfer Association that enables participating financial institutions to guarantee signatures.
We have seen more new regulations in 2010 in the transfer agent industry than any other year I have been in the business," stated Charles Rossi, Executive Vice President of client services at Computershare and President of the Securities Transfer Association.
DTCC has worked closely over the past several months with a broad coalition of market participants to develop the initial business requirements for enhancing CBRS, including hosting an industry steering committee that includes broker/dealers, transfer agents, mutual fund companies and industry organizations such as the Investment Company Institute, the Securities Transfer Association, and the Shareholder Services Association.
Loeb has also been advised that, because shareholders will not generally be able to demonstrate whether the shares they purchased after the record date may be voted more than once at a meeting, there are accepted protocols among members of the Securities Transfer Association of Canada (STAC) for addressing this matter.