A Shares

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Definition: A Shares

A Shares

Quick Summary of A Shares

In the USA, the most important class of ordinary shares.

What is the dictionary definition of A Shares?

Dictionary Definition

These are the most important class of ordinary shares in the US.

A shares usually have greater voting power than B shares and may carry various other additional privileges.

Full Definition of A Shares

Class A shares refer to a classification of common stock that is accompanied by more voting rights than Class B shares; Class A shares are typically given to a company’s management team.

Examples of A Shares in a sentence

You may want to try and find a way to acquire some of their A shares so you know you are in early.
The investor wanted to diversify his portfolio by purchasing interest in mutual funds, we suggested the A Shares because of the front end load.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for A Shares are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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