secondary listing


Any listing of a security on an exchange other than its primary exchange. Secondary listings are usually an attempt to access new markets in order to raise capital when the primary market is saturated.

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You should try and check out the secondary listing to see if you can find a better price in that area.

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That security was a secondary listing and was not as important as the primary one we were thinking about a second ago.

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The secondary listing was an optimal decision because the financial adviser had warned that the primary market may be saturated.

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