shelf registration

Definition of "shelf registration"
  1. A regulatory process under the Securities and Exchange Commission that enables corporations to delay the sale of registered shares until market conditions are perceived as more favorable
How to use "shelf registration" in a sentence
  1. The company decided to adopt a shelf registration approach to maximize the benefits from favorable market conditions.
  2. Through shelf registration, corporations can strategically time their sales of shares.
  3. The Securities and Exchange Commission allows corporations to utilize shelf registration to potentially enhance their returns from share sales.

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