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Origin of joint stock
Words nearby joint stock
Example sentences from the Web for joint stock
In a joint-stock company, on the contrary, each partner is bound only to the extent of his share.
My dear friend, he said, you forget that you are not the chairman of the board of directors of a joint-stock company.Albert Ballin|Bernhard Huldermann
He began in 1844 as registrar of joint-stock companies, and in 1846 became commissioner of lands and emigration.
What share had he in what may be a joint-stock company for the production of these plays?William Shakespere, of Stratford-on-Avon|Scott Surtees
The two banks of Edinburgh are joint-stock companies, without any exclusive privilege.