Chartered Company

A chartered company is an association formed by investors or shareholders for the purpose of trade, exploration and colonization.

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Rudd Concession - Aftermath - Occupation of Mashonaland
... The charter incorporating the British South Africa Company committed it to remaining "British in character and domicile", and defined its area of operations extremely ... The Company was made responsible for the safeguarding of peace and law in its territory, and licensed to do so "in such ways and manners as it shall consider necessary" ... The Company's charter was otherwise made extremely equivocal with the intention that this would allow it to operate freely and independently, and to govern and develop its acquired territories while also ...
Royal Exchange Assurance Corporation - Chartered Company
... The company received its royal charter under the Royal Exchange and London Assurance Corporation Act 1719, popularly known as the Bubble Act ... legislation, the Royal Exchange and the London Assurance Company were the only incorporated bodies chartered to write marine insurance ...
Rudd Concession - Validity Dispute - Rhodes Wins The Royal Charter
... right), the three public board members recruited by Rhodes and Cawston for their prospective chartered company during early 1889, all depicted by Leslie Ward in Vanity Fair In ... formalised, Rhodes and Cawston sought public members to sit on the board of their prospective chartered company ... with Lord Salisbury, Rhodes then gave the position of standing counsel in the proposed company to the Prime Minister's son, Lord Robert Cecil ...
Rudd Concession - Aftermath - Lippert Concession
... money, and conduct trade in the territory of the Chartered Company ... was still confident he could extract a princely fee for it from the Chartered Company he named his price as £250,000 in cash or shares at par ... of its infringement on the Rudd Concession and the Company's charter, and threaten Lippert's associates with legal action ...

Famous quotes containing the words company and/or chartered:

    There is no such thing as “the Queen’s English.” The property has gone into the hands of a joint stock company and we own the bulk of the shares!
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    The chartered recountants take the thing to pieces and put it together again. They enjoy it. The artist takes it to pieces and makes a new thing, new things. He must.
    Samuel Beckett (1906–1989)