Primary Listing

A primary listing is the main and most important listing of a stock. The stock exchange on which a stock's primary listing is hosted is that stock's primary exchange.

A stock's primary listing is typically its listing on the stock exchange board on which it was first listed during its initial public offering (IPO). However, A company may choose to move its primary listing to a stock exchange other than the one on which it first listed during its IPO.

See also: Secondary listing

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