primary shares Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “primary shares” in the English Dictionary

"primary shares" in Business English

See all translations

primary sharesnoun [plural]

uk   us  
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a company's ​shares when they are made ​available for ​sale, rather than when they are ​traded later: The ​company will ​sell 2.8 million ​primaryshares and use the ​proceeds for ​generalpurposes, ​includingrepayment of ​debt.
(Definition of primary shares from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of primary shares?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
boarding school

a school where students live and study

Word of the Day