Publicly-traded stock legal definition of Publicly-traded stock
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public company a registered company that can offer its shares to the public. Its memorandum of association must state that it is a public company, that its authorized capital is at least the authorized minimum (£50,000) and that its name ends with plc (or public limited company).
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By transferring ownership of the technology, we have secured a significant up front payment of cash and publicly-traded stock
, as well as a continuing royalty interest in product sales.
Our shareholders will receive a strong publicly-traded stock
in exchange for their Wayne Bancorp shares, without sacrificing our local identity and our ability to provide Wayne County-based services to Wayne County customers.
Defendants' scheme thus attacked the very basis for the financial markets -- the free and fair disclosure and dissemination of information concerning publicly-traded stocks