Business / Finance / Shelf Offering: Offering of registered securities covered by a prospectus whose distribution is not underwritten on a firm commitment basis. The shares may be sold in one block or in small amounts from time to time in agency or principal transactions. See: Rule 415.
Offering Noun Synonyms: sacrifice, oblation, contribution, donation, gift, present
Business / Finance / Secondary Distribution-Offering: Public sale of previously issued securities held by large investors, usually corporations or institutions, as distinguished from a primary distribution, where the seller is the issuing corporation. Th MORE
Business / Taxes / Secondary Offering: The most common form of secondary offering occurs when an investor, usually a corporation, but sometimes an individual, sells a large block of stock or other securities it has been holding in its port MORE
Business / Finance / Rights Offering: Issuance to shareholders that allows them to purchase additional shares, usually at a discount to market price. Holdings of shareholders who do not exercise rights are usually diluted by the offering. MORE
Business / Finance / Reoffering Yield: In a purchase and sale, the yield to maturity at which an underwriter offers to sell bonds to investors. MORE
Business / Finance / Public Offering Price: The price of a new issue of securities at the time that the issue is offered to the public. MORE