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English definition of “issuing house”

issuing house

noun [C]    
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a financial organization that makes a company's bonds, shares, etc. available for sale: The firm's asset management subsidiary is the lead issuing house for the bond. The issuing house said 13,400 million new shares were made available under the public issue.
(Definition of issuing house noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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