Annual Meeting

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Definition: Annual Meeting

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Dictionary Definition

A term commonly used to refer to annual meetings of shareholders or directors of a corporation. Shareholders normally meet to elect directors or to consider major structural changes to the corporation, such as amending the articles of incorporation or merging or dissolving the corporation. Directors meet to consider or ratify important business decisions, such as borrowing money, buying real property or hiring key employees.

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Annual Meeting. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. June 23, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Annual Meeting. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: June 23, 2021).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Annual Meeting 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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