cross-ownership
noun Date: 1969 single ownership of two or more related businesses (as a newspaper and a television station) that allows the owner to control competition

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  • Cross ownership — is a method of reinforcing business relationships by owning stock in the companies with which a given company does business. Heavy cross ownership is referred to as circular ownership. In the US, cross ownership also refers to a type of… …   Wikipedia

  • cross-ownership — ➔ ownership * * * cross ownership UK US noun [U] FINANCE ► the situation in which two companies hold shares in each other: »The two automakers hope that cross ownership of each other s stocks will help to shore up their businesses during the… …   Financial and business terms

  • cross ownership — ► NOUN ▪ the ownership by one corporation of different companies with related interests or commercial aims …   English terms dictionary

  • cross-ownership — ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : single ownership of two or more related business enterprises (as a newspaper and a television station) that make the owner able to control competition * * * /kraws oh neuhr ship , kros /, n. ownership of two or more… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cross-ownership — /kraws oh neuhr ship , kros /, n. ownership of two or more similar or related businesses, as communications media, esp. in the same locality: to forbid cross ownership of newspapers and TV or radio stations in the same city. [1970 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • cross-ownership — noun the ownership by one corporation of different companies with related interests or commercial aims …   English new terms dictionary

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  • Media cross-ownership in the United States — Media cross ownership refers to the ownership of multiple media businesses by a person or corporation. These businesses can include broadcast and cable television, radio, newspaper, book publishing, video games, and various online entities. Much… …   Wikipedia

  • ownership — own‧er‧ship [ˈəʊnəʆɪp ǁ ˈoʊnər ] noun [uncountable] COMMERCE the state of owning something: • Car ownership by teenagers tripled during the decade. • Home ownership is more common in Britain than in Europe generally. • Limited partnerships give… …   Financial and business terms

  • Cross-Promotion — ist eine Sonderform der Promotion, bei der mindestens zwei Werbetreibende gemeinsam Kommunikationsmaßnahmen durchführen und eine einheitliche Botschaft an eine für beide bzw. alle interessante Zielgruppe transportieren. Auf diesem Weg lassen sich …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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