Definition of trust corporation in English:

trust corporation


English Law
  • A corporation empowered to act as a trustee, provided that it is a registered company which satisfies certain conditions.

    • ‘A trustee may also retire, without a fresh appointment being made to replace him, under TA 1925, s. 39 but only if there remain at least two trustees or the remaining trustee is a trust corporation.’
    • ‘The requirement to pay capital money to two trustees or a trust corporation was newly introduced by the 1925 legislation.’
    • ‘A trust corporation alone can give a valid receipt for capital money arising from the sale of land.’