Governor  Dannel P. Malloy

Unclaimed Property

Year In Review

For the Fiscal Year ended June 30, 2017, the Unclaimed Property Division:

  • Returned $41 million to 16,670 rightful owners;
  • Received over $129 million in unclaimed property, of which $88 million was voluntarily reported by financial institutions and other businesses, $29 million resulted from the sale of securities, and $12 million resulted from examination of company records;
  • Deposited a net $71 million into the General Fund;
  • Contributed $11.4 million to the Citizens' Election Fund;
  • Maintains a website with $809 million in escheated property for 1.5 million rightful owners as of June 30, 2017

[Note: Connecticut General Statute Section 3-69a (a) (2), requires the Unclaimed Property Division to deposit a portion of its receipts into the Citizen's Election Fund and the balance into the General Fund.]