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In a rights offering, the number of rights required to buy a share in a publicly-traded company. A rights offering allows current shareholders to buy more shares, especially of a new issue, at a discount from their market value. The subscription ratio describes the number of shares one must currently hold in order to effectively receive a free share.
The number of rights required to purchase a single share of a security in a rights offering.