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shareholder
American English: /ˈʃɛrˌhoʊldər/
British English: /ˈʃɛːhəʊldə/

Translation of shareholder in Spanish:

noun

  • shareholders' meeting
    asamblea (feminine) or junta (feminine) de accionistas
    Example sentences
    • As rumours of a buyout surface once more, should shareholders sell or sit tight?
    • He is a property developer and a shareholder in and director of a number of companies.
    • He has shareholders to answer to, but that does not mean he foists his ideas on people.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.