rights offering

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Noun1.rights offering - 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"
offering, offer - something offered (as a proposal or bid); "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
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- August 14, 2019) - Austral Gold Limited (ASX: AGD) (TSXV: AGLD) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has initiated a rights offering (the "Australian Rights Offering") exclusive to shareholders of the Company with a registered address on the Company's share registry on the record date of August 20, 2019 (the "Record Date") located in Australia or New Zealand (each, an "Eligible Shareholder").
Hertz announced the preliminary results of its highly successful, over-subscribed rights offering following the expiration of the subscription period at 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, on July 12.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 10, 2019-Clough Global Opportunities Fund provides update on rights offering
Global Banking News-July 10, 2019-Clough Global Opportunities Fund provides update on rights offering
M2 PHARMA-December 17, 2018-Pulse Biosciences concludes USD45m rights offering
Nowadays, a lot of listed companies are choosing to raise capital through a rights offering. As of this writing, there are six companies that have already conducted or are planning to conduct rights offering this year.
Robinsons Land Corporation, the property development arm of the Gokongwei group, has set the price of its planned P20-billion stock rights offering at P18.20 per share.
(the "Company") (NASDAQ: EBTC), parent company of Enterprise Bank, announced today amendments to its previously announced rights offering to its existing shareholders (the "Rights Offering") and supplemental community offering to new investors (the "Community Offering" and, together with the Rights Offering, the "Offerings").
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 1, 2014-Elbit Imaging subsidiary opens rights offering
Star Bulk Carriers announced that they have successful completion of the Company's previously announced $75 million backstopped equity rights offering and concurrent private placement.
(NYSE:MUX)(TSE:MUX) is pleased to announce the successful completion of its Rights Offering, which closed at 5 PM EST on December 4, 2012.