Issue


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Issue

A particular financial asset.

Issue

A set of securities that a company or government offers for sale. That is, when a company sells stocks or bonds to the public (or offers them for private placement) the collection of stocks or bonds is said to be an issue. If the company or government is selling a set for the first time, it is said to be making a new issue. Typically, issues of securities may be bought and sold on the open market.

issue

A particular grouping of an organization's securities. For example, General Motors has a number of different issues of preferred stock listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

issue

To sell securities in the primary market. For example, in late 1996, Florida Panthers Holdings, Inc., owner of the NHL hockey team, issued 2,700,000 Class A shares of common stock at a price of $10 per share.

Issue.

When a corporation offers a stock or bond for sale, or a government offers a bond, the security is known as an issue, and the company or government is the issuer.

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The AAP may be used to resolve issues while a case is in Appeals, after settlement discussions are unsuccessful and when all other issues are resolved but for the specific factual issue for which arbitration is being requested.
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However, placing a controversial issue at the end of one segment detracted from the coherence of the course.
Whereas under the first category it focused on the issue of water scarcity, and scarcity of arable land, under the second one it dealt with the issue of water pollution, and pollution of the shores.
GM is pre-funding and locking in the amounts, but they have significant financing costs," Oline notes, estimating the financing cost for the issue at around $1 billion annually.
That said--and Brooks's editorial aside--the first issue of ZG was something of a disappointment.
Even with this accomplished, questions surrounding implementation of the new law, the market's continued instability and other economic uncertainties mean that the economy will remain a major issue on the campaign trail.