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unlisted companynoun [C]

uk   us   (UK also unquoted company)
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a ​company whose ​shares are not ​traded on a stockexchange: Where a ​listedcompany makes a ​reversetakeoveroffer for an ​unlistedcompany it is ​required to obtain its ​shareholders' ​approval. You can ​buyshares in ​private, ​unlistedcompanies through a ​solicitor or ​accountant, or ​direct from existing ​shareholders.
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