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About DST

DSTDST delivers industry experience, technological expertise and service excellence to help our clients process, communicate and safeguard the critical, high-value information their customers need to manage life’s most important business. 


Our clients are in the business of helping people achieve important life goals by providing products and services primarily through the financial services and healthcare industries. Their customers are like all of us: they seek financial advice, make investments, participate in retirement and health plans, receive ongoing medical care and take actions to help ensure the well-being of themselves and their families. Our clients work in dynamic business environments that can be affected by economic, social and demographic factors that result in changing behaviors, preferences and expectations by their customers. These business environments can also be complex, high-volume and highly regulated. Opportunities for our clients to keep pace with change center around how effectively they connect and engage with their customers, capture and protect their information and use it to grow their business.

DST Systems, Inc. (“DST”) is a global provider of technology-based service solutions that enable clients to grow their business and provide exceptional customer experiences. We help them process, communicate and safeguard critical customer information needed to manage life’s most important business. Built on a strong heritage of industry experience, technological expertise and service excellence, we help our clients connect to their customers to help them save, protect and grow their assets, plan for retirement and live a healthy lifestyle. In addition to technology-based solutions, we also provide integrated print and electronic statement and billing solutions, and our data centers provide technology infrastructure support for companies around the globe.

At DST, we believe our long-term growth and success are based on clearly defined principles that serve as a foundation for achieving excellence in everything we do. We are dedicated to being a proactive, forward thinking company with a clear focus on:

  • Anticipating the needs of our clients
  • Helping our clients seek better ways of doing business
  • Establishing a high-performance culture by attracting, engaging and retaining the best people
  • Fully adhering to the laws, rules and ethical standards that govern us

Our brand reflects our passion, leadership and the difference we make to millions of people around the world by providing easy, secure and reliable access to the important information our clients and their customers need. It supports our dedication to helping them gain peace of mind in a complex, rapidly changing world.

Who We Are

DST is a trusted global provider of technology-based service solutions that help our clients grow their business and provide exceptional customer experiences.

What We Do

We partner with our clients to help safeguard, process and communicate the critical, high-value information their customers need to manage life’s most important business.

How We Do It

DST delivers a combination of industry knowledge and experience, technological expertise and service excellence.

Who We Serve

We work with companies in the vital vertical markets of:

  • Asset management
  • Brokerage
  • Retirement
  • Insurance
  • Healthcare

Our Service And Value

We deliver contemporary technology and service solutions that enable easy, secure access to the information and knowledge people need to thrive in a complex, rapidly changing world. We provide our clients the ability to help their customers achieve important life goals:

  • To save, protect and grow their assets
  • Maintain a healthy lifestyle
  • Enjoy the fruits of their labors
  • Gain peace of mind


Founded in 1969 as a division of Kansas City Southern Industries, DST was established to develop an automated recordkeeping system for the mutual fund industry. Today it is the largest provider of third-party shareholder recordkeeping services in the financial services marketplace.

The 60s

1969

  • Data*sys*tance introduces the first online mutual fund shareholder accounting system

The 70s

1971

  • First remote processing servicing provider

1973

  • Data*sys*tance and State Street form Boston Financial Data Services

1975

  • Money market fund support

1977

  • Data*sys*tance officially changes its name to DST Systems
  • Automated interface to brokerage systems

1979

  • Laser printing for confirmations, statements, check

The 80s

1983

  • Voice response system

1984

  • Automated order flow from brokerage firms

1985

  • Opened Winchester Data Center

1989

  • First automated cash and check reconciliation
  • Argus Health Systems joins DST family

The 90s

1991

  • AWD® introduced as image enabled work management system

1992

  • DST introduces integrated TA/Defined Contribution recordkeeping
  • Formed (IFDS) International Financial Data Services in the UK

1993

  • FANMail introduced
  • IFDS Canada joins DST family
  • Investment management software house Clarke & Tilley, which later became DST Global Solutions, joins DST family

1995

  • Link recorded telephone calls with work management

1996

  • Internet transaction and account inquiry support

1998

  • Vision introduced
  • Same Day Cash management introduced

1999

  • New account establishment via the web
  • Electronic delivery of prospectuses and statements
  • Speech recognition introduced

The 2000s

2001

  • High Speed Data Entry introduced

2002

  • Broker subaccounting introduced

2003

  • Short-term trader tracking

2004

  • St. Louis Data Recovery Center opens

2005

  • Established DST Health Solutions

2008

  • Blue Door Technologies joins DST family
  • Established DST Retirement Solutions
  • Established DST Worldwide Services

The 2010s

2010

  • Percana Group and dsicmm join DST family
  • Vision® Professional introduced

2011

  • ALPS Holdings joins DST family
  • Lateral Group joins DST family
  • Intellisource Solutions joins DST family
  • Subserveo joins DST family
  • Newkirk Products joins DST family
  • Finix Business Strategies joins DST family
  • Established DST Brokerage Solutions


DST has a significant position in the markets we serve:

  • We are the largest third-party provider of mutual fund shareholder recordkeeping services in both the U.S. and the UK.
  • We are the leading provider of defined contribution recordkeeping services, and TRAC®  will be the second largest defined recordkeeping platform on the market (when current conversions are complete.)
  • Vision® and Vision HomeOffice are the most widely used web-based account aggregation sources for advisors and broker-dealers.
  • We have the second largest subaccounting platform available.
  • We have provided health plan administration solutions and medical claims processing products since 1976, and have been providing independent customized pharmacy benefit solutions since 1993.
  • We currently provide insurance-related services to 23 of the top 25 U.S. life insurance carriers.
  • We are one of the largest first-class mailers in the U.S., and have the world's largest inkjet systems printer with large scale regional facilities in Canada, the U.S., and the UK.

State-of-the-Art Data Centers

In a world where technology and business needs are constantly evolving, one requirement does not change: the need to process, store, manage, distribute and print large amounts of information. For over 40 years DST has been providing sophisticated information processing services and business solutions to mutual funds, investment managers, insurance companies, banks, brokers, financial planners, real estate partnerships, third-party administrators, healthcare payers/providers, and medical practice groups.

Overview

Overview

Our clients rely on world-class data center management and disaster recovery services for fast, available and secure information processing. DST’s data centers are manned 24x7x365 with highly trained personnel who monitor and maintain our physical and logical environments, in addition to providing onsite computer operations and systems engineering staff to meet our clients' processing needs. As a provider of market-leading solutions in the financial and health care industries, our data centers process hundreds of millions of transactions for our customers annually.

Winchester Data Center

Winchester Data Center

Winchester Data Center serves as the primary data center for our mutual fund and health care processing needs. Companies in the asset management, insurance, brokerage, retirement, and healthcare industries depend on Winchester for fast, accurate, and reliable infrastructure support. Millions of transactions are processed each day on behalf of our clients.

Winchester Data Center facts:

  • Over 70,000 square feet of floor space
  • Tier IV rating
  • 2N levels of redundancy
  • 24x7x365 availability

Recovery Center

Recovery Center

Our disaster recovery site is located more than 250 miles from the Winchester Data Center. It is also a state-of-the-art facility offering a robust computing infrastructure enabling us to resume production processing in the event of a disaster at our Winchester facility.

Recovery Center facts:

  • Over 73,000 square feet of floor space
  • Tier IV rating
  • 2N levels of redundancy
  • 24x7x365 availability


DST Systems Corporate Headquarters
333 W. 11th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Tel: 888.DST.INFO or 816.435.1000

For information on our locations throughout the globe, please click the expanding accordions below.

U.S.

Alabama

DST Health Solutions
2500 Corporate Drive
Birmingham, AL 35242
Tel: 205.437.6000

California

DST Output
5220 Robert J. Mathews Parkway
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
Tel: 916.939.4960

Colorado

ALPS
1290 Broadway, Suite 1100
Denver, CO 80203
Tel: 303.623.2577

Connecticut

DST Output
125 Ellington Road
South Windsor, CT 06074
Tel: 860.290.7000

Indiana

DST Health Solutions
1200 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46225

Kansas

Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.
2000 Bluffs Drive
Lawrence, KS 66044
Tel: 785.838.7687

Maine

Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.
12 Water Street
Rockland, ME 04841
Tel: 617.483.5000

Maryland

DST Brokerage Solutions
111 South Calvert Street, Suite 1500
Baltimore, MD 21202
Tel: 443.957.2085

Massachusetts

ALPS
One Financial Center
15th Floor
Boston, MA 02111
Tel: 617.426.1745

DST Global Solutions
27 Melcher Street
Boston, MA 02210
Tel: 617.482.8800

Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.
30 Dan Road
Canton, MA 02021
Tel: 617.483.5000

Boston Financial Data Services, Inc. (Corporate Headquarters)
2000 Crown Colony Dr.
Quincy, MA 02169
Tel: 617.483.5000

DST Output
293 Libbey Industrial Parkway
Weymouth, MA 02189
Tel: 781.783.6500

Michigan

DST Health Solutions
25330 Telegraph Road, Suite 500
Southfield, MI 48033
Tel: 248.948.3000

Minnesota

DST Health Solutions
7805 Hudson Road
Suite 180
Woodbury, MN 55125

DST Market Services
920 Second Ave S., Suite 700
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Tel: 612.238.3990

Missouri

Boston Financial Data Services, Inc.
330 West 9th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Tel: 888.772.2337

Argus Health Systems
1300 Washington Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Tel: 816.435.5400

DST Output
2600 Southwest Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64108
Tel: 816.221.1234

DST Systems Corporate Headquarters
333 W. 11th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Tel: 888.DST.INFO or 816.435.1000

New York

Newkirk
15 Corporate Circle
Albany, NY 12203
Tel: 800.525.4237

Pennsylvania

DST Health Solutions
2400 Thea Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Tel: 800.216.9756

Washington

ALPS
Bellevue Place
10500 NE 8th St, #1000
Bellevue, WA 98004
Tel: 425.454.3770

Canada

British Columbia

DST Brokerage Solutions
1030 – 1188 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6E 4A2
Tel: 604.957.1241

Ontario

ALPS
30 Adelaide Street East, #1
Toronto, Ontario M5C 3G9
Tel: 416.506.8305

DST Output
2601 14th Avenue
Markham, ON L3R 0H9
Tel: 905.470.2000

International Financial Data Services
30 Adelaide Street East, Suite 1
Toronto, ON
M5C 3G9
Tel: 416.506.8000

DST Output 
31 Richardson Side Road
Kanata, ON K2K 0A1
Tel: 613.739.9901

Asia

China

DST Global Solutions
Level 12, Excel Center
No. 6 Wudinghou Street
Xicheng District
Beijing 100140
Tel: 86.10.8800.3777

DST Global Solutions
25/F, The Centrium
60, Wyndham Street
Central Hong Kong
Tel: 852.2581.2880

DST Global Solutions
Unit 1903-05
Bank of Shanghai Tower
168 Yincheng Zhong Lu
Shanghai 200120
Tel: 86.21.33191678

India

DST Worldwide Services
5th Floor, Block B, Q City
Nanakramguda, Gachibowli,
Hyderabad 500032, India
Tel: 91.40.66125555

DST Worldwide Services
Office 201, 2nd Floor, Building 7
Commerzone Survey # 144/145, Yerwada
Samrat Ashok Path, Off Airport Road
Pune 411006, Maharashtra, India
91.20.41125555

Indonesia

DST Global Solutions
Sampoerna Strategic Square
South Tower, 18th Floor
Jl. Jend. Sudirman kav 45-46
Jakarta 12930
Tel: 62.21.575.0927

Republic of Singapore

DST Global Solutions
20 Cecil Street
#15-02 Equity Plaza
Singapore 049705
Tel: 65.6768.9711

Thailand

DST Worldwide Services
6th Floor, RSU Tower
571, Sukhumvit Road
North Klongton, Wattana
Bangkok 10110
Tel: 662.685.8400

Europe

Luxembourg

International Financial Data Services
47 Avenue
J.F. Kennedy
L-1855 Luxembourg
Tel: 352.46.40.10.997

United Kingdom

DST Global Solutions

4th Floor
Dominion Street
London EC2M 2EF
Tel: +44.20.7628.1234

The Lateral Group
Park House
16-18 Finsbury Circus
London EC2M 7EB
Tel: 0845.859.0000

DST Global Solutions
DST House
St. Mark’s Hill
Surbiton
Surrey KT6 4QD
Tel: 44 20 8390 5000

DST Output
Evolution House
Choats Road
Dagenham
Essex RM9 6BF
Tel: 44 (0) 8443.241000

DST Output
1 Hawkley Drive
Bradley Stoke
Bristol BS32 0GE
Tel: 44 (0) 1454.848.800

DST Output
Oddicroft Lane
Sutton Parkway
Sutton in Ashfield
Nottingham NG17 5FB
Tel: 44 (0) 1623.448.000

DST Output
Enterprise House
Viking Industrial Park
Rolling Mill Road
Tyne & Wear NE32 3DE
Tel: 44 (0) 191.428.6525

International Financial Data Services
IFDS House
St. Nicholas Lane
Basildon
Essex SS15 5FS
Tel: 44 (0) 870.887.2222

Ireland

IFDS
78 Sir John Rogerson’s Quay
Dublin 2
Tel: 353.1.776.8888

IFDS Percana
16 Joyce Way
Park West
Dublin 12
Tel: 353.1.448.0850

South Africa

Gauteng

DST Global Solutions
DST House
12 Sherborne Road
Parktown 2193
Johannesburg
Tel: 27 (0) 11.715.5600

Australia

Victoria

DST Global Solutions
Level 4
549 St Kilda Rd
Melbourne, Victoria 3004
Tel: 61.3.9525.3166

DST Bluedoor
Level 17
469 La Trobe Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Tel: 61.3.9903.6700

New South Wales

DST Global Solutions
Level 40
264 George Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
Tel: 61.2.8935.5500