Stop Transfer

Stop Transfer

A block placed against a security reported lost or stolen (an adverse claim), so it cannot be transferred.

Stop Transfer

An order made to prevent the transfer of ownership of a security. One generally makes a stop transfer if the security certificate has been lost or stolen, or if another claim has been made on ownership and must be resolved.

stop transfer

An order to stop the transfer of ownership of a particular stock or bond certificate, a situation that generally occurs after an investor has notified a transfer agent that a certificate has been lost or stolen.
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The Palestinian government is in extreme jeopardy because of the wars and financial crisis largely caused by Arab countries failure to send hundreds of millions of dollars in promised aid and Israeli decision to stop transfer of tax revenues.
Getting gas from a KC-135 is never much fun, and the skipper suggested I put my drop tanks in stop transfer before takeoff.
June 11, 2013 (KHARTOUM) -- Sudan's minister of oil, Awad Ahmed Al-jaz, has handed over official letters to oil companies operating in transfer and export of South Sudan's oil through Sudanese territories ordering them to stop transfer and export operations of the southern oil within 60 days starting on June 9, 2013.
In the past, Mr Burdestani also campaigned for Control Arms Campaign to work towards implementing the Arms Trade Treaty, which calls for a legally binding agreement that would stop transfer of arms and ammunitions that fuel conflict, poverty and serious human rights violations.
Ahmad-Abadi stressed that the agreement will stop transfer of drug money to the country and its use in the country's healthy economic system.
ZIP IT Capello wants to stop transfer talk in his squad
Westwood's decision to play in the first fixture against Portsmouth to stop transfer rumours was admirable, and, should he leave, he is going to take some replacing.
The military said it hit the bridge to stop transfer of rockets.
I only hope that this is a smokescreen to stop transfer prices being inflated, but you can't help being sceptical
Bank Indonesia ordered related bank to stop transfer of fund they have received from EGP unless they transfer to the escrow account of Bank Bali.
An economic package arranged by the IMF and the World Bank in 1990 called for budget cuts, forcing Belgrade to stop transfer payments to the governments of the republics and autonomous provinces--thereby, Chossudovsky argues, "fueling the process of balkanisation and secessionism.
has issued stop transfer instructions to its transfer agent with respect to all shares issued in the acquisition to prevent the further sale or transfer of any such shares, and intends to seek the cancellation of all such shares.