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English definition of “equity share”

equity share

noun [C]
 
 
FINANCE
a share that gives the person who owns it the right to receive part of a company's profits and to vote at shareholder meetings: The net proceeds from the issue of equity shares should be credited directly to shareholders' funds.
(Definition of equity share from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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