Book-Entry

Book-Entry

Registered ownership of stock without the issuance of a corresponding stock certificate, as is the case with dividend reinvestment and direct purchase plans, employee plans and Direct Registration System issuances. Periodic statements of ownership are issued instead of certificates.

Book-Entry

1. A certificate of ownership in a security that is maintained electronically. Rather than printing paper certificates, issuers of securities sometimes rely upon book-entries to reduce the risk of theft or destruction of the certificate.

2. Describing a security that has book-entries rather than paper certificates.
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M2 EQUITYBITES-December 5, 2017-Sampo updates on own shares in joint book-entry account
Vaisala Corporation's General Meeting, held on March 28, 2017 decided, that regarding the shares entered in the Vaisala joint book-entry account, the right to shares incorporated in the book-entry system and the rights such shares carry are forfeited, and authorized the Board of Directors to take all actions required by said decision after June 30, 2017.
Norvestia Oyj (HEL:NORVE) announced on Thursday that its Annual General Meeting, held on 14 March 2017, resolved that rights to the shares entered in the company's joint book-entry accounts and to the rights attached to such shares have been forfeited in accordance with Chapter 4, Section 10, Subsection 2 of the Finnish Companies Act.
The CDC will automate the mechanism for settlement of book-entry securities at the CDC through straight-through processing solution while eliminating the need for any manual intervention.
Treasury and the Federal Reserve in 1966 began to convert Treasury securities to book-entry, or nonphysical, form.
The Finnish central securities depository Suomen Arvopaperikeskus Oy (APK) said today (10 April) that its disciplinary board had issued a caution to the Finnish account operator Osuuspankkikeskus OPK-Osuuskunta (OPK) on several breaches in management of pledged book-entry accounts related to derivatives trading.
In addition, the Board has decided to retain the $50 million limit on the value of book-entry securities transfers.
Also, you can buy Treasury bills, notes and bonds through TreasuryDirect, a book-entry system operated by the Bureau of Public Debt, which enables investors to purchase government securities without a broker or other intermediary.
A few months ago, the concept of a whole-loan book-entry system for the registration of interests in mortgages was introduced in these pages.
are highly reliable, the vast majority of securities are not held in physical form but through book-entry at depositories, and income collection is consistent and predictable.
Holders of the Preferred Securities should complete the appropriate instruction form for redemption or conversion, as applicable, pursuant to The Depository Trust Company's book-entry system and follow such other directions as instructed by The Depository Trust Company.
The new shares will be issued in the Finnish book-entry system and will be entered on the subscriber's book-entry accounts as interim shares against the payment of the subscription price on or about 17 March 2011.