Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Wikipedia.
Related to share certificate: share warrant
A physical document that gives the person or company listed a portion of ownership in a publicly-traded company. Stock certificates often contain a great deal of information, such as the owner's name, a right attached to the ownership (such as a warrant), or something else entirely. Stock certificates are vitally important as one may use them in court to prove a fact alleged.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved
share certificatea document which is issued to a SHAREHOLDER in a company which serves as proof of ownership of SHARES in the company. See TRANSFER DEED.
Collins Dictionary of Business, 3rd ed. © 2002, 2005 C Pass, B Lowes, A Pendleton, L Chadwick, D O’Reilly and M Afferson
share certificatea document that is issued to a SHAREHOLDER in a company and that serves as proof of ownership of SHARES in the company.
Collins Dictionary of Economics, 4th ed. © C. Pass, B. Lowes, L. Davies 2005