ex dividend

/eks 'dɪvɪdend/, ex div /eks 'dɪv/ adjective
referring to a share price not including the right to receive the next dividend
The shares went ex dividend yesterday.
Abbreviation xd

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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