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share premium

the excess of the issue price of a share over its nominal value. A company's share premium account exists for certain defined purposes, namely:
  1. (i) to issue fully paid bonus shares;
  2. (ii) to write off preliminary expenses;
  3. (iii) to write off the expenses of, or any discount allowed on, any issue of shares or debentures;
  4. (iv) to provide for any premium payable on the redemption of debentures.
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"By doing so, we drive more customer loyalty, higher market share premiums, better returns for our hotel owners and that in turn drives faster net unit growth that should ultimately drive premium returns for our shareholders.
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