Controlling interest

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Definition

a controlling interest (in a company): a sufficient number of shares (in a company) to be able to control company policy
noun

Examples

  • "Mr. Wang : Yes gentlemen, unless we come to an arrangement right away, I will own enough stock in your companies to have a controlling interest by the market's close tomorrow night!"

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