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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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Ambode said while he did not intend to join issues with the anti-corruption agency at this time especially as there had been no communication between him and the commission on this issue, it was pertinent to clarify what he believed was a misleading import of the press statement made available on Tuesday.
Following the ugly development, the Senior Elders' Forum at its meeting said they would not join issues with Dr Olajide by going to court, saying, 'we do not elect to go to court because we refuse to drag or expose the name and integrity of Yoruba into disrepute.'
At the family level, we didn't have anything bothering our minds; he doesn't join issues with people.
The decision of the appellate court followed a motion on notice filed by counsel to the appellants, Uchenna Ndubuisi, who prayed the Court of Appeal to abridge the time within which Buhari, APC, and INEC will join issues with the appellants on the certificate suit.
It has not been in our character to reply or join issues with any opposing party, let alone the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) transition committee over divisive tendencies of misrepresenting facts through a press statement issued by the secretary of the transition committee who ordinarily should have been a guide to only the committee and its sanctity.
The statement read 'While it is not our wish to join issues with anybody despite their innuendoes and inanities, we take exemptions to the recent attempt to use our defection to the AD to justify the Action Alliance (AA) misadventure.
'The commission has maintained that it will not join issues with the PDP in the media on a petition that the party had already filed in court, in respect of the 2019 Presidential Election.
It would not be ethical for me to join issues with that position now because as a legal practitioner, I am not supposed to be discussing matters that are in court.
'It is despicable that our military has been dragged into politics to an extent where soldiers now join issues with politicians in the media and conduct its affairs as if it has become a political party.