Aftermarket

Secondary trading in a company's securities on securities exchanges, the over-the-counter markets or other markets after the securities have been distributed to the initial investors. This term is typically used to describe trading in a reporting company ( www.practicallaw.com/2-382-3758) 's securities after they have been issued in an offering registered with the SEC ( www.practicallaw.com/9-382-3806) , such as an initial public offering ( www.practicallaw.com/2-382-3541) .

For more information on securities exchanges, see Practice Note, Selecting a US Securities Exchange ( www.practicallaw.com/3-381-1953) .

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