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- n. Plural form of nonshareholder.
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Associated Press Warren Buffett Mr. Buffett, in his annual letter, read closely by shareholders and nonshareholders alike, reported Berkshire in 2008 lost 9.6% in book value per share, a common metric Berkshire uses to track performance.
Under U.K. rules, companies can raise only 5% of their issued share capital from nonshareholders, the lowest level in Europe.
The European Securities Markets Expert Group is proposing an increase in the amount of capital that issuers can raise from nonshareholders before the rights of existing shareholders to get first refusal on the offer kick in.
As such there doesn't seem to be good reason for current shareholders to sell, nor is there any rush for nonshareholders to jump on board.