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American Depository Receipt

n. called in the banking trade an ADR, it is a receipt issued by American banks to Americans as a substitute for actual ownership of shares of foreign stocks. ADRs are traded on American stock exchanges and over-the-counter easily without the necessity of trading the foreign shares themselves.

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The Bank of New York announced today that it has been selected to be successor depositary for the sponsored and unsponsored American depositary receipts, currently serviced by HSBC Bank USA.
We are delighted to announce this latest acquisition, which is further evidence of our commitment to processing businesses and, specifically, to American Depositary Receipts.
announced today that American Depositary Receipts representing its Series B Common Stock have been approved for listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
LONDON -- Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB)(GER:DBK)(LSE:DBK) announces its appointment as depositary bank for the New York Stock Exchange-listed American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program of New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc.
LONDON -- Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) (GER:DBK) (LSE:DBK) announces its appointment as depositary bank for the New York Stock Exchange-listed American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program of WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS).
29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bank of New York announced today that The Swire Group, a Hong Kong conglomerate, and one of the four largest trading groups in Hong Kong has selected the Bank as the depositary for 3 sponsored Level-I American Depositary Receipt (ADR) programs.
LONDON -- Deutsche Bank (NYSE:DB) (GER:DBK) (LSE:DBK) announces its appointment as depositary bank for the NASDAQ listed American Depositary Receipt (ADR) program of Himax Technologies, Inc.
NEW YORK, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Stock Exchange will open options trading on June 15 on the listed American Depositary Receipt (ADR) of Telefonica de Argentina S.
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