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English definition of “tombstone advertisement”

tombstone advertisement

noun [C]
 
 
( also tombstone ad) STOCK MARKET, FINANCE
a newspaper advertisement giving information about a sale of bonds, etc. that is now complete, including information such as the names of the financial organizations and the amount involved: Staff first got the information from a tombstone advertisement announcing the completion of an offering.
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