Royal Trustco Ltd
Royal Trustco Ltd, with head offices in Ottawa, was a Canadian holding company incorporated in 1978 to become the parent of the Royal Trust group of companies. It carried on trust, financial, real-estate and deposit services in over 100 branches in Canada, the US and overseas. By the mid-1980s, Royal Trustco ranked among the 10 largest financial institutions in Canada. In 1993 the Royal Bank purchased most of the assets of Royal Trustco and integrated them into its corporate structure.