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stock certificate

n. printed document which states the name, incorporation state, and date of incorporation, the registered number of the certificate, the number of shares of stock in a corporation the certificate represents, the name of the shareholder, the date of issuance, and the number of shares authorized in the particular issue of stock, signed by the President and Secretary of the corporation (or with facsimile signatures). On the reverse side of the certificate is a form for transfer of the certificate to another person. After transfer the new owner should register the change of ownership with the corporation. (See: share, stock, corporation)

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Provided you ask for your own share certificate, you've got up to six weeks to choose from one of more than a dozen more flexible general windfall PEPs.
Further, under the decision of the Annual General Meeting, if the share certificate is lost, the merger consideration shall be claimed at the latest by the deadline set forth above, and the judgment regarding the annulment of the share certificate shall be presented to Elisa on 30 November 2017 at the latest.
Share certificates for up to 168,000 investors are feared to have gone missing in the mail.
Finally, the company will be mail a letter of transmittal to shareholders advising that the consolidation has taken effect; and that shareholders should surrender their existing share certificates of pre-consolidation common shares for replacement share certificates or post-consolidation common shares and until then, each share certificate will be deemed, for all purposes, to represent the number of common shares to which the holder is entitled, as a result of the consolidation.
People hanging on can put shares into a special Northern Rock account or ask for a share certificate.
Letters of Transmittal were mailed to registered shareholders of the Company's Common Shares on September 12, 2012, requesting that they forward their pre-consolidation Common Share certificates to the Company's transfer agent, Equity Financial Trust Company, at its principal office in Toronto in exchange for new share certificate representing the number of consolidated Common Shares to which they are entitled.
A framed share certificate will cost you pounds 8.50.
A letter of transmittal has been mailed to all registered shareholders with instructions on how to exchange their existing share certificate for a new share certificate or Direct Registration (DRS) Statement.
'Members shares in the society have increased from Sh1.03 billion in 2017 to Sh1.45 billion in 2018 and members who complete payment of Sh20,000 are issued with a share certificate to denote shares held,' he said.
But more than one in three (37%) people surveyed said they would not know what to do with a share certificate if they found one.
"When you look at it that way, then the fact their names are on a share certificate makes it much worse because of the way they conducted themselves when they were at the club and the way in which they left.