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English definition of “all-share”

all-share

adjective [before noun]
 
 
mainly UK ( US usually all-stock)
FINANCE relating to a situation in which a company buys another company and pays for it with shares in itself, not with money: The merger will be based on an all-share deal A rival company launched an all-share bid in October last year.
(Definition of all-share from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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