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direct share ownership

Stockholding & Investments

ownership of stock by private individuals the ownership of stock by private individuals, buying or selling through brokers, and not via holdings in mutual funds.

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Definitions of ’direct share ownership’ and meaning of ’direct share ownership’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’direct share ownership’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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