Corporate Actions

It is an action initiated by a publicly listed company that affects it's stock and it's shareholders.

What are dividends?
Dividend is the share in the profits of a corporation which is paid to the stockholders out of the unrestricted retained earnings, in...
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 at 5:21 PM
What are the different kinds of dividends?
There are three different types of dividends: Cash, Stock, and Property Dividend. Cash Dividends - portion of company earnings...
Wed, 12 Oct, 2016 at 12:28 PM
What is an ex-date?
Ex-Date is the date used as basis for qualification to stock rights offer and/or dividends.  To qualify, the shares must be bought and held at le...
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 at 5:21 PM
What is a record date?
Record date is the date when the stock or company looks at its record to see who the shareholders of the company are.  Record date has a T+3 day cle...
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 at 5:22 PM
What is a payable/payment date?
The payable/payment date is the scheduled date on which a declared dividend will be paid.  Note that cash dividends sometimes need clearing and may ...
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 at 5:22 PM
What is an IPO?
An IPO or Initial Public Offering is when a company is offered to the public and gets listed at the Exchange for the first time.  A private company usu...
Fri, 5 May, 2017 at 1:00 PM
How do I subscribe to an IPO thru COL Financial?
COL customers may subscribe to an ongoing IPO thru the following steps: Login to www.colfinancial.com and then click on the IPO banner on the HOME page. ...
Fri, 5 May, 2017 at 12:55 PM
What is an LSIP?
Local Small Investors Program (LSIP) allows retail investors to subscribe up to a maximum of Php 25,000 worth of IPO shares. Ten percent (10%) of an init...
Fri, 5 May, 2017 at 1:04 PM
How do I subscribe to an IPO thru LSIP?
COL customers may subscribe to an ongoing IPO thru LSIP via the following steps: Prepare documentary requirements (forms downloadable from COL website)...
Fri, 5 May, 2017 at 12:50 PM
What is a Stock Right?
A Stock Rights offer is a means for a company to raise funds by giving current stockholders the chance to purchase new shares issued by the corporation a...
Thu, 31 May, 2018 at 11:09 AM