majority shareholding

majority shareholding
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majority shareholding UK US noun [C]
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a group of shares that together are more than any other shareholder has, and that give the person or organization that owns them the right to control the company: acquire/sell/own a majority shareholding (in sth) »

The chairman is prepared to sell his majority shareholding.

Compare MINORITY SHAREHOLDING(Cf. ↑minority shareholding)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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