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dividend warrant

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Definition of dividend warrant in English:

noun

A document that shows that a shareholder is entitled to a dividend.
Example sentences
  • One of the simplest ways for companies to communicate financial well-being and shareholder value is to say ‘the dividend check is in the mail.’
  • In many cases, the item collected is a cheque payable to the customer or a similar type of document such as a dividend warrant.
  • However, you can rest assured that no accountant can restate dividends and take back your dividend check.

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