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Definition of Bonus Issue

In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Bonus Issue : (bonus issue, capitalization issue)

A method of increasing a company’s issued capital (See authorized capital) by issuing further shares to existing company members. These shares are paid for out of undistributed profits of the company, the *share premium account, or the *capital redemption reserve. The bonus issue is made to shareholders in proportion to their existing shareholding (e.g. a 1 for 2 bonus issue means that shareholders receive an extra free share for every two shares they hold).

capitalization issue

(bonus issue, capitalization issue)

A method of increasing a company’s issued capital (See authorized capital) by issuing further shares to existing company members. These shares are paid for out of undistributed profits of the company, the *share premium account, or the *capital redemption reserve. The bonus issue is made to shareholders in proportion to their existing shareholding (e.g. a 1 for 2 bonus issue means that shareholders receive an extra free share for every two shares they hold).



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  • Article Name: Bonus Issue
  • Author: Agostino Von Hassell
  • Description: Definition of Bonus Issue In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Bonus Issue : (bonus [...]

This entry was last updated: April 21, 2015

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