delist

To remove from an official register or list.

When the company failed to file its financial statements, it was delisted by the Stock Exchange.


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  • delist — de·list /dē list/ vt: to remove from a list; esp: to remove (a security) from the list of securities that may be traded on a particular exchange Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. delist …   Law dictionary

  • delist — de‧list [ˌdiːˈlɪst] verb [transitive] FINANCE to remove the name of a company from a stock exchange list, so that its stocks, shares etc can no longer be traded there: • The New York Stock Exchange said it suspended trading in the company and… …   Financial and business terms

  • delist — [dē list′] vt. to remove (a name or item) from a list, directory, or catalog; specif., to remove (a company s stock) from the register of stocks approved for trading on an exchange …   English World dictionary

  • delist — [[t]di͟ːlɪ̱st[/t]] delists, delisting, delisted VERB If a company delists or if its shares are delisted, its shares are removed from the official list of shares that can be traded on the stock market. [BUSINESS] [V n] The group asked the Stock… …   English dictionary

  • delist — transitive verb Date: 1933 to remove from a list; especially to remove (a security) from the list of securities that may be dealt in on a particular exchange …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • delist — /dee list /, v.t. 1. to delete from a list, as one that indicates acceptability, legitimacy, or the like. 2. to withdraw or remove (a security) from the group listed with a particular stock exchange. [1930 35; DE + LIST1] * * * …   Universalium

  • delist — v. delete from a list; take off a person or something from a list; (Stock Exchange) remove stock from listing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delist — verb remove from a list, in particular remove (a security) from the official register of a stock exchange …   English new terms dictionary

  • delist — de·list …   English syllables

  • delist — de•list [[t]diˈlɪst[/t]] v. t. 1) to delete from a list, as one that indicates acceptability, legitimacy, or the like 2) bus to remove (a security) from listing at a stock exchange • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

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