fixed-price offer for sale

/fɪkst ˌpraɪs ˌɒfə fə 'seɪl/ noun
an offer to purchase shares in a new company for a price which has been fixed at flotation (as opposed to tendering)

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • offer for sale — An issue of shares by a company where investors are invited to buy the shares from an issuing house which has subscribed for the shares from the company. The issuing house may also buy shares from existing shareholders in the company and sell… …   Financial and business terms

  • fixed price offer — A method of implementing an offer for subscription or offer for sale. When a company is issuing shares, it will invite applications for shares at a predetermined price under a fixed price offer. The benefit of this is that it eliminates… …   Financial and business terms

  • offer for sale — An invitation to the general public to purchase the stock of a company through an intermediary, such as an issuing house or merchant bank (compare offer by prospectus); it is one of the most frequently used means of flotation. An offer for sale… …   Accounting dictionary

  • offer for sale — An invitation to the general public to purchase the stock of a company through an intermediary, such as an issuing house or merchant bank (compare offer by prospectus); it is one of the most frequently used means of flotation An offer for sale… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • offer for subscription — An issue of shares by a company where investors are invited to subscribe for the shares directly with the company. A method of issuing shares when obtaining a listing for the first time on the Stock Exchange. Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein… …   Financial and business terms

  • price — A fixed value of something. Prices are usually expressed in monetary terms. In a free market, prices are set as a result of the interaction of supply and demand in a market; when demand for a product increases and supply remains constant, the… …   Financial and business terms

  • sale — A contract between two parties, called, respectively, the seller (or vendor) and the buyer (or purchaser), by which the former, in consideration of the payment or promise of payment of a certain price in money, transfers to the latter the title… …   Black's law dictionary

  • sale — An agreement between a buyer and a seller on the price to be paid for a security, followed by delivery. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * sale sale [seɪl] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] COMMERCE the act of selling someone property, food, or… …   Financial and business terms

  • Price discrimination — or price differentiation[1] exists when sales of identical goods or services are transacted at different prices from the same provider.[2] In a theoretical market with perfect information, perfect substitutes, and no transaction costs or… …   Wikipedia

  • Offer — Indicates a willingness to sell at a given price. Related: bid * * * ▪ I. offer of‧fer 1 [ˈɒfə ǁ ˈɒːfər, ˈɑː ] verb [transitive] 1. to say that you are willing to give someone something, or to give them it: offer somebody something • The …   Financial and business terms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.