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controlling interest

n.
Ownership of a sufficient number of shares of voting stock in a company to control company policy.

controlling interest

n
(Commerce) a quantity of shares in a business that is sufficient to ensure control over its direction

control′ling in′terest


n.
ownership of enough stock in a company to exert control over policy and management.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.controlling interest - ownership of more than 50% of a corporation's voting shares
stake, interest - (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something; "they have interests all over the world"; "a stake in the company's future"
Translations

controlling interest

n (Comm) → maggioranza delle azioni
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