National Corporate Research, Ltd. (NCR) provides professional process agent services (also known as a “contract agency” or “agent for service of process”) in all U.S. states, Hong Kong and the United Kingdom. NCR can also arrange to act as your process agent in other international jurisdictions.
What is a Process Agent?
A process agent is appointed under the terms of an agreement to serve as a point of contact in a state or country where the actual parties may not have a presence so that legal process may be served in any suit, action or proceeding arising out of the agreements.
NCR also offers U.S. Duly Authorized Representative services for foreign private issuers of securities in the U.S., as required by the Securities Act regulations. When you work with NCR, you can avoid delays in closing your transactions and filing your SEC documents since we guarantee delivery of our acceptance as Process Agent and U.S. Duly Authorized Representative within 24 hours.
U.S. Process Agent
National Corporate Research, Ltd. (NCR) offers professional U.S. Process Agent Services in New York and in any other state in the U.S., establishing jurisdiction of U.S. courts in legal proceedings related to financing transactions, debt and equity capital market transactions and other global transactions. Our unique approach to pricing can significantly reduce the cost of your transactions.
U.K. Process Agent
Experienced Process Agent Specialists at National Corporate Research, Ltd. can assist you with cost effective U.K. Process Agent Services establishing jurisdiction of U.K. courts in legal proceedings related to loan agreements and other contracts and instruments through NCR National Corporate Research (UK) Limited, a private limited company incorporated under the Companies Act 2006 of England and Wales. Our unique pricing model and responsive, knowledgeable staff makes NCR an attractive alternative to other Process Agent providers.
Hong Kong Process Agent
NCR National Corporate Research (Hong Kong) Limited offers professional Process Agent services, establishing jurisdiction of Hong Kong courts in legal proceedings related to Loan/Credit Agreements, ISDA Master Agreements, import/export financings, private placements and other financial and capital markets transactions.
Global Process Agent
Through our established global network, National Corporate Research, Ltd. (NCR) offers professional Process Agent Services in New York and in any state in the U.S. We also offer these services in Hong Kong through NCR National Corporate Research (Hong Kong) Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NCR, and in the U.K. through NCR National Corporate Research (UK) Limited, a private limited company incorporated under the Companies Act 2006 of England and Wales. In addition, if other select international jurisdictions are required, we work with partners worldwide and will coordinate the appointment of the process agent needed for your transaction. We will also customize our appointment documentation to meet any unique requirements that each jurisdiction may impose.
U.S. Duly Authorized Representative
National Corporate Research, Ltd. (NCR) offers professional Duly Authorized Representative services in the U.S. NCR is frequently named as the Duly Authorized Representative signatory on the execution page of many types of Registration Statements, including on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Forms F-1, F-3, F-4 and Form F-6.
Whether you are completing a Loan/Credit Agreement, an ISDA Master Agreement, an import/export transaction or other financing transaction, the experienced Process Agent Specialists at National Corporate Research, Ltd. will not hold up your deal with prepayment demands or unreasonable administrative change fees. We’ll help you meet the conditions precedent to your Process Agent appointments in advance of your closing date.
Capital Markets and Securities
NCR’s unique approach to pricing can save you thousands of dollars when you need a Process Agent to be appointed in Indentures, SEC filings, Rule 144A offerings, Regulation S offerings, private placements and other capital markets transactions.
NCR offers customized process agent solutions to many airlines and other clients engaged in aviation financing. Our approach can help you streamline workflow, increase productivity and save money.