Definitions for "Public limited company"
Keywords:  plc, statutory, london, capital, freely
A public company limited by shares or by guarantee and having share capital, which may offer shares for purchase by the general public. Only Plcs may qualify for listing on the London Stock Exchange.
A company which is registered as a public limited company, has an unlimited number of ordinary shareholders and can offer its shares to the public.
A public limited company can offer its shares to the public and is often listed on the stock exchange.
Keywords:  legal, person
a legal person