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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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 ... Under the terms of this 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
... 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 late March 1889, just as the izinDuna were ... Cawston sought public members to sit on the board of their prospective chartered company ... himself 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
... manage lands, establish banks, mint 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, preferably cash ... issue a proclamation warning of its infringement on the Rudd Concession and the Company's charter, and threaten Lippert's associates with legal action ...
Rudd Concession - Aftermath - Occupation of Mashonaland
... incorporating the British South Africa Company committed it to remaining "British in character and domicile", and defined its area of operations extremely vaguely, mentioning only ... 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 turning ...

Famous quotes containing the words company and/or chartered:

    Some fluctuating notions concerning repentance, virtue, honor, morality ... hovered around Lady Dellwyn’s thoughts but were too wavering to bring her to any fixed determination. She became a constant attendant from one public place to another, where she met with many mortifications. But yet even these were not quite so dreadful to her as to retire and be subjected to her own company alone.
    Sarah Fielding (1710–1768)

    When he speaks,
    The air, a chartered libertine, is still.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)