Definition of plc in English:


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Pronunciation: /piːɛlˈsiː
(also PLC)


  • Public limited company.
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    • The bill requires the establishment of an audit committee in all plcs and large private companies, made up effectively of non executive directors.
    • Managers and large shareholders of other Irish plcs considering management or leveraged buyouts must be watching events with great interest.
    • There is a real pressure on public companies - the plcs - to keep the City sweet.

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