Founders' Shares

Founders’ Shares defined: Founders’ Shares are shares held (or originally held) by the founders of a company. They may be golden shares, deferred shares, have other characteristics that distinguish them from ordinary shares. In some contexts founders’ shares may simply mean ordinary shares held by the founders.

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