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Definition of

quoted company

Business

firm with stock trading on exchange a company whose stock is quoted on a recognized stock exchange.

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

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