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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 Tenets

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 Services 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


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

The 70s


  • First remote processing servicing provider


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


  • Money market fund support


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


  • Laser printing for confirmations, statements, check

The 80s


  • Voice response system


  • Automated order flow from brokerage firms


  • Opened Winchester Data Center


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

The 90s


  • AWD® introduced as image enabled work management system


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


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


  • Link recorded telephone calls with work management


  • Internet transaction and account inquiry support


  • Vision introduced
  • Same Day Cash management introduced


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

The 2000s


  • High Speed Data Entry introduced


  • Broker subaccounting introduced


  • Short-term trader tracking


  • St. Louis Data Recovery Center opens


  • Established DST Health Solutions


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

The 2010s


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


  • 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

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.



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 below.



25/F, The Centrium
60, Wyndham Street
Central Hong Kong
Tel: +852.2581.2880
Fax: +852.2581.2089

Unit 1903-05
Bank of Shanghai Tower
168 Yincheng Zhong Lu
Shanghai 200120
Tel: +86.21.33191678
Fax: +86.21.68883611


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


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



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

DST Process Solutions (Australia) Pty Limited
Suite 11-04
6 O'Connell Street
NSW 2000
Tel: +61.2.9295.9700
Fax: +61.2.9295.9799

DST Process Solutions (Australia) Pty Limited
Level 17
469 La Trobe Street
VIC 3004
Tel: +61.3.9903.6700
Fax: +61.3.9903.6701


British Columbia

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


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



International Financial Data Services
47 Avenue
J.F. Kennedy
L-1855 Luxembourg
Tel: 352.

United Kingdom

DSTi Holdings Ltd
DST House
St Mark's Hill
Surrey KT6 4QD
Tel: +44 (0)20.8412.5000

DSTi Holdings Ltd
4th Floor
17 Dominion Street
London EC2M 2EF
Tel: +44 (0)20.7628.1234

DST Output
Evolution House
Choats Road
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

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

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


International Financial Data Services
Fund Solutions
Bishop’s Square
Redmond’s Hill
Dublin 2
Tel: 353.1.242.5499

International Financial Data Services
Retirement & Insurance Solutions
16 Joyce Way
Dublin 12
Tel: 353.1.448.0850

South Africa

South Africa

4th Floor
The Firs
Cnr Biermann & Craddock Avenue
Rosebank, Johannesburg
Tel: + 27 (0) 11.759.4197





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


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


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


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


DST Health Solutions
1200 Madison Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46225


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


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


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


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

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


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


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


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

15 Corporate Circle
Albany, NY 12203
Tel: 800.525.4237


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


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

DST Catalyst is about volunteering, matching gifts, and sharing stories. DST cares about engagement with the causes that our associates love.

We are committed to being a thoughtful, responsible and active part of the communities in which we work and live. The DST Catalyst Program positively impacts the quality of life in our communities in a strategic and sustainable way. DST Catalyst gives our employees an outlet to participate in their philanthropic passions and inspires opportunities corporately, individually, and as workplace teams, to give back and bring to life our company values.

Message from John Vaughn, Vice President, DST

DST Catalyst is made up of:

Matching Gifts
DST matches dollar-for-dollar our associates' financial contributions to qualified nonprofit organizations.

Day of Giving
DST encourages volunteering for a favorite non-profit charity through a Day of Giving on company time.

DST Drives
Throughout the year ALL of DST participates in 4 drives where associates collect various items to donate to a local cause.

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