Subscription Ratio

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Definition: Subscription Ratio

Subscription Ratio

Full Definition of Subscription Ratio

The number of stock shares that must be held to receive a free share. During a rights offering that enables current shareholders to purchase discounted shares, the subscription ratio is the number of rights required to buy the share from a publicly traded company.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Subscription Ratio 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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