paid-up share capital

= fully paid capital
That part of the issued share capital of a company that shareholders have paid in to the company for their fully paid or partly paid shares.

Accounting dictionary. 2014.

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  • paid-up share capital — paid up (share) capital UK US noun [U] FINANCE ► PAID IN CAPITAL(Cf. ↑paid in capital) …   Financial and business terms

  • paid-up share capital — The issued share capital of a company when this consists of fully paid shares, payment for which has been received. Compare called up share capital …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • paid-up share capital — total face value of shares that a company has paid for …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paid-up share capital — Fin the amount which shareholders are deemed to have paid on the shares issued and called up …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • partly paid-up share capital — UK US noun [U] STOCK MARKET ► PARTLY PAID SHARES(Cf. ↑partly paid shares) …   Financial and business terms

  • paid-up share — Fin a share for which shareholders have paid the full contractual amount. See also call, called up share capital, paid up share capital, share capital …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • share capital — That part of the capital of a company received from its owners (i. e. its members or shareholders) in return for shares Every company must commence with some share capital (a minimum of two shares). See authorized share capital; called up share… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • share capital — That part of the finance of a company received from its owners (i.e. its members or shareholders) in exchange for shares. See also: authorized share capital, called up share capital, issued share capital, paid up share capital …   Accounting dictionary

  • share capital — Under the Companies Act 1985 shares may be issued by the company to shareholders in return for cash or other value equal to or greater than its nominal value. Shares in the authorised share capital are available to be issued. The issued share… …   Law dictionary

  • share capital — /ˈʃɛə kæpətl/ (say shair kapuhtl) noun capital for the financing of a company to be raised by the issue of shares. See authorised capital, issued capital, paid up capital …   Australian English dictionary

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