Entry from British & World English dictionary
The part of the capital of a company that comes from the issue of shares.
- Issues to consider are share capital versus loan capital, close companies issues and expansion plans.
- Some 250 million shares are on offer which is 173 per cent of the current issued share capital.
- To the former he explained that the change of company name should be kept entirely separate from the question of transfer of shares or issue of new share capital.
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