Code of Ethics
This is any general meeting other than the annual general meeting called to seek shareholders’ consent on urgent issues. These issues could be the removal of an executive, a takeover, amalgamation, induction of a new director into the board or even large scale borrowing..
These are the fully paid up shares that an individual must hold in order to qualify as a director in a company, usually according to the company’s articles of association..
This is a stock with a solid record of paying consistently high dividends. The dividend yield is normally higher than the overall stock market..
This is when an investor places his money in safe investments while alternative investment avenues are being considered or while the stock market is unfavourable for fresh investments..
This is short for ‘Large Market Capitalization’ and is a term used to refer to companies with a very high market capitalization value..