Share Certificate

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Definition: Share Certificate

Quick Summary of Share Certificate

A document providing evidence of share ownership.

Examples of Share Certificate in a sentence

A stock is represented by a stock certificate.

If a stock has been assigned a par value for accounting purposes, this value is usually printed on the front of the stock certificate.

Synonyms For Share Certificate

Share certificates, registrant, stock certificate, any share, stock

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
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Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Share Certificate 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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