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(Stock Exchange) stock exchange an issue of new shares offered by a company to its existing shareholders on favourable terms. Also called: capitalization issue
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When a company offers its existing shareholders the opportunity to buy newly issued shares at less than current market value.
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|Noun||1.||rights issue - an offering of common stock to existing shareholders who hold subscription rights or pre-emptive rights that entitle them to buy newly issued shares at a discount from the price at which they will be offered to the public later; "the investment banker who handles a rights offering usually agrees to buy any shares not bought by shareholders"|
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n (St Ex) → Bezugsrechtsemission f
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