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share capital

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Definition of share capital in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The part of the capital of a company that comes from the issue of shares.
Example sentences
  • 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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