American Depository Shares (ADS)

American Depository Shares (ADS),

Definition of American Depository Shares (ADS):

  1. Common stock (ordinary shares) of a foreign corporation, held by a US bank in a custodial account on behalf of a stockholder. American Depository Receipts (ADRs) are issued against ADS.

Meaning of American Depository Shares (ADS) & American Depository Shares (ADS) Definition