COMMON STOCK Definition

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COMMON STOCK is the most frequently issued class of stock; usually it provides a voting right but is secondary to preferred stock in dividend and liquidation rights.

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CLOSED-END FUND is a mutual fund that sells only a fixed number of shares, which subsequently trade on exchanges like stock.

LIQUIDATOR is a person appointed by a court of law or unsecured creditors who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties.

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