liquidating dividend

noun

Definition of liquidating dividend

: a final payment to a stockholder (as by a firm that is going out of business) that is usually a simple return of the stockholder's capital

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“Liquidating dividend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/liquidating%20dividend. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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