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Conversion ratio

Applies mainly to convertible securities. Relationship that determines how many shares of common stock will be received in exchange for each convertible bond or preferred stock when a conversion takes place. It is determined at the time of issue and is expressed either as a ratio or as a conversion price from which the ratio can be figured by dividing the par value of the convertible by the conversion price.

Conversion Ratio

The number of common shares obtainable for each convertible security should the investor exercise the convertible option. A higher ratio means that more common shares are available per convertible security. It is calculated using the following formula: Conversion Ratio = Face Value of Convertible Security / Conversion Price.

conversion ratio

The number of shares of stock into which a convertible security may be exchanged. The ratio for a convertible bond is calculated by dividing the principal amount of the bond by the conversion price.
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As soon as practicable, a letter will be sent from Ligand's transfer agent, First Interstate Bank of California, to all Ligand shareholders informing them of the conversion ratio and automatic conversion of A shares into B shares.
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Following the publication on 23 July 2015 final month-end net asset values for 30 June 2015 the following share conversion ratios have been determined in accordance with the Articles of Association of the Company for the purposes of the 30[sup.
Following the publication on 16 June 2015 of the final month-end net asset values for 31 May 2015, the following share conversion ratios have been determined in accordance with the articles of incorporation of the Company for the purposes of the 31 May 2015 share conversion date: