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articles of association

Corporate Governance

official document governing running of company an official document governing the running of a company, which is placed with the Registrar of Companies. The articles of association constitute a contract between the company and its members, set out the voting rights of stockholders and the conduct of stockholders' and directors' meetings, and detail the powers of management of the company. A memorandum of association is a related document.

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Definitions of ’articles of association’ and meaning of ’articles of association’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’articles of association’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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