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English definition of “share issue”

share issue

noun [C]
 
 
( also share offer, share offering, stock issue, stock offer) FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
an occasion when a company makes new shares available for sale, or the number of shares offered: The company hopes the share issue will generate around €11 million. Its 3.57 million share issue is expected to be priced on Monday at $13-$15 a share.
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