Repurchase

  • 1 repurchase — Ⅰ. repurchase UK US /ˌriːˈpɜːtʃəs/ verb [T] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET ► to buy back shares, bonds, etc. that you previously sold: »Our objective is to use surplus cash to repurchase shares. Ⅱ. repurchase UK US /ˌriːˈpɜːtʃəs/ noun [C or U] also… …

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  • 2 repurchase — re·pur·chase 1 /ˌrē pər chəs/ vt chased, chas·ing: to buy back repurchase shares of stock repurchase 2 n: the act or an instance of purchasing something again or back; specif: a corporation s buying back of some of its stock at market price (as… …

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  • 3 Repurchase — Re*pur chase (r?*p?r ch?s; 48), v. t. To buy back or again; to regain by purchase. Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Repurchase — Re*pur chase, n. The act of repurchasing. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 repurchase — [spelling only] …

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  • 6 repurchase — The purchase from an investor of a unit trust holding by the trust managers. (repurchase agreement; repo) An agreement (in full a sale and repurchase agreement) in which one party sells a financial asset to another on terms that provide for the… …

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  • 7 repurchase — repurchaser, n. /ree perr cheuhs/, v., repurchased, repurchasing, n., adj. v.t. 1. to buy again; regain by purchase. n. 2. the act of repurchasing. adj. 3. of or pertaining to repurchase: a repurchase contract. [1585 95; RE + PURCHASE] * * * …

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  • 8 repurchase — 1. verb To buy back or again; to regain by purchase. 2. noun The act of repurchasing …

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  • 9 repurchase — re·pur·chase || ‚rɪː pÉœrtʃəs / pɜːt v. purchase again, buy again, reacquire …

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  • 10 repurchase — verb buy (something) back. noun the action of buying something back …

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  • 11 repurchase — re·purchase …

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  • 12 repurchase — re•pur•chase [[t]riˈpɜr tʃəs[/t]] v. chased, chas•ing, n. 1) to buy (something) again 2) the act of repurchasing • Etymology: 1585–95 re•pur′chas•er, n …

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  • 13 repurchase — /ˌriˈpɜtʃəs/ (say .ree perchuhs) verb (t) (repurchased, repurchasing) 1. to buy again; regain by purchase. –noun 2. the act of repurchasing. –repurchaser, noun …

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  • 14 repurchase — /ri: pɜ:tʃɪs/ verb to buy something again, especially something which you have recently bought and then sold …

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  • 15 repurchase — See redemption …

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  • 16 repurchase — v. & n. v.tr. purchase again. n. the act or an instance of purchasing again …

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  • 17 repurchase agreement — ( RP) A form of secured, short term borrowing in which a security is sold with a simultaneous agreement to buy it back from the purchaser at a future date. The purchase and sales agreements are simultaneous but the transactions are not. The sale… …

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  • 18 repurchase agreement — n: a contract giving the seller of securities (as Treasury bills) the right to repurchase after a stated period and the buyer the right to retain interest earnings Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. repurchase agreement …

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  • 19 repurchase agreement — Under Title 11 U.S.C. Section 101: (47) The term repurchase agreement (which definition also applies to a reverse repurchase agreement) (A) means (i) an agreement, including related terms, which provides for the transfer of one or more… …

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  • 20 repurchase of shares — Under Chapter VII of Part V of the Companies Act 1985, a company can repurchase its own shares whether or not they are redeemable. The procedure requires shareholder approval and the appropriate power in the Articles of Association. The price… …

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