Listed Company

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Definition: Listed Company


Quick Summary of Listed Company


A company whose shares are listed by the Stock Exchange as being available for buying and selling under the rules and safeguards of the Exchange.



Full Definition of Listed Company


A listed company, not surprisingly, is a company whose shares have been listed by a stock exchange.

In London, the company’s shares will have been accepted by the Quotations Committee of the Stock Exchange.

For the shares to be accepted, the company’s financial position and reputation will have been examined. If these are satisfactory, the shares are admitted to the Stock Exchange’s Official List of securities dealt in by members of the Stock Exchange.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Listed Company 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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