listed security


listed security
noun
a security that has been accepted for trading by one of the organized and registered securities exchanges in the US
Ant: ↑unlisted security
Hypernyms: ↑security, ↑certificate

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • listed security — A security of a company that has met the registration requirements of the SEC and has been accepted for trading on a securities exchange, having complied with the rules of the stock exchange on which it is traded. Such requirements include… …   Black's law dictionary

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