registrar

Definition

The organization, usually a bank or a trust company, that maintains a registry of the share owners and number of shares held for a mutual fund, bond or stock, and makes sure that more shares are not issued than are authorized.

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They were the registrar and were in charge of a multitude of things and were held responsible for all of them.

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The registrar had confirmed the transaction took place for the specified price and quantity, this helped assuage our anxieties and alleviate our concerns.

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When my startup company went public, one of the tasks my boss assigned me to do was to determine what bank or trust company would be a good registrar for our shares.

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