A share is a fraction of the business. A shareholder has securities representing part of the capital of a private company. This gives it the status of partner and the benefit of certain rights: the right to dividends distributed by the company, the right to vote at general meetings, the right to oversee management (communication of documents and General Meeting).
Auction is a technique allowing the acquisition of movable or real estate at auction
In finance, auction is a technique of issuing bonds. The auction is thus regularly practiced by the States to ensure the placement of their Treasury bills and bonds.
The winner of all or part of the auction is called the successful bidder.
The public offering consists of the admission of a financial instrument to trading on a regulated market or, by the issue or sale of financial instruments to the public by using advertising, canvassing, or financial intermediaries.
The Ordinary General Meeting (OMG) is the shareholders’ meeting held at least once a year by the companies for the approval of the accounts, the distribution of dividends, the modification or renewal of the board of directors, the presentation of the Annual Report …
The Extraordinary General Assembly (AGA): exceptionally to take certain important decisions such as changes to the articles of association, capital increases, the issuance of bonds, etc.
The shareholder is co-owner of the company in which he has invested. He takes part in general meetings, he is informed about the profit and loss accounts, he receives a dividend.
An administrator is a person in charge of looking after the property of another person, or, for another example, the affairs of a corporation. An administrator can be given a mandate by another person or be appointed by decision of a court.
An administrator can thus take care, if necessary, of the estate of a deceased person when there is no will or if no executor has been appointed in the will.
Un avis d’opéré est un document récapitulatif envoyé par une Société de Gestion et d’Intermédiation (SGI) à un client, suite à une opération réalisée pour son compte sur le marché.
L’avis d’opéré reprend l’ensemble des caractéristiques de l’instruction exécutée avec notamment, pour un ordre de bourse, le sens (achat ou vente), la quantité, le cours, la date et l’heure d’exécution, la tarification.
Companies often allocate free shares and distribute shares without financial compensation. This operation is generally reserved for former shareholders.
When a company needs funds, it can proceed with a capital increase. It offers – generally to former shareholders – to subscribe to new securities at a price in principle lower than the last stock market price. (see subscription right)
Undertakings for the Collective Investment in Transferable Securities. The term covers SICAVs and FCPs. In both cases, the investor holds a share of the securities managed by the organisation.
- Day validity means that the order is valid only for the current day. This is the default validity if no indication is given by the originator.
- Date validity means that the order is valid until a specific date. This date must not exceed the maximum term set by the financial intermediary.
- A Revocation means that the order is valid until the maximum term set by the financial intermediary.