Global Depositary Receipt


Global Depositary Receipt
A receipt denoting ownership of foreign-based corporation stock shares which are traded in numerous capital markets around the world. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary
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( GDR) Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary
Also called European Depository Receipt ( EDR). A negotiable certificate issued by a trust company or security depository evidencing the deposit of publicly traded securities and facilitating the trading of such securities on exchanges. Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary
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Global Depositary Receipt ( GDR)
Certificate, denominated in US dollars, which represents ownership of a given number of a company's shares and which can be listed and traded independently from the underlying shares. Exchange Handbook Glossary
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Global Depositary Receipt ( GDR)
Certificate which represents ownership of a given number of a company's shares and which can be listed and traded independently from the underlying shares. Denominated in US dollars, GDRs are traded in London. London Stock Exchange Glossary

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Global Depositary Receipt UK US noun [C] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
GDR(Cf. ↑GDR)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Global Depositary Receipt - GDR — 1. A bank certificate issued in more than one country for shares in a foreign company. The shares are held by a foreign branch of an international bank. The shares trade as domestic shares, but are offered for sale globally through the various… …   Investment dictionary

  • Global Depository Receipt — A Global Depository Receipt or Global Depositary Receipt (GDR) is a certificate issued by a depository bank, which purchases shares of foreign companies and deposits it on the account. GDRs represent ownership of an underlying number of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Depositary receipt — A depositary receipt is a negotiable financial instrument issued by a bank to represent a foreign company s publicly traded securities. The depositary receipt trades on a local stock exchange. Depositary receipts make it easier to buy shares in… …   Wikipedia

  • depositary receipt — A certificate which gives the holder, ownership of a specified number of shares in a company that have been deposited with a financial institution Commonly known as DRs , Depositary Receipts are negotiable certificates that enable domestic… …   Financial and business terms

  • Depositary Receipt — A negotiable financial instrument issued by a bank to represent a foreign company s publicly traded securities. The depositary receipt trades on a local stock exchange. Depositary receipts make it easier to buy shares in foreign companies because …   Investment dictionary