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Definition of

redeemable preference share

Stockholding & Investments

preference share that firm may buy back a type of preferred stock that a company has the right to buy back at a specific date and for a specific price.

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

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