Business Terms and Jargon Explained

What is Subscription Right

This is the right for current shareholders to maintain their ownership fraction ownership of a company if the company decides to issue further shares in the future. i.e. if shareholder A hold 10% of the shares when the company has 1,000,000 share they have 100,000 shares. If the company decides to issued a further 1,000,000 shares then shareholder A has the right to buy another 100,000 of the shares issued keeping his stake at 10%. This right is only valid if written in the companies documents. Also called subscription privilege or pre-emptive right.

<- Go Back
Business Terms Home page

Search Jargon and Terms Database

A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


Search Term   

Appreciation Risk White Label
Locus in quo Routing B2B
Working Capital Ad Hoc National Insurance (NI)
Factor Primary legislation Troy Ounce
Tugrik Dumping Quid pro quo
Weak dollar Applet WIP
Quantum Touch base Compensation
Mitigating Bail CMS
Gross Prorogation Donor
Ransomware Force Majeure Import VAT
Unemployed Self Assessment Divisional Court
Pension Contributions Warrant of arrest EMU
Boliviano Adjudicator Stock Exchange

Term created / updated 2010-09-15 10:41:41

Knowledge is the key to success. That is why we have gone to great lengths to get you these business terms and jargon, and explain them in Plain English. Its very easy to comprehend. Learn to understanding and know your business jargon. This will keep you informed among your peers. Bookmark Your business dictionary.

Copyright © 2004-2019 Scopulus Limited. All rights reserved.