A share is the individual portion of the company’s capital owned by the shareholders. They are given a certificate called a share certificate.
A shareholder is a person that purchases shares in a limited liability company and is one of the owners of the company. They are called Shareholders.
Types of Shares
1. Ordinary Shares
(a) Deferred ordinary shares
(b) Preferred Ordinary Shares
2. Preference Shares
(a) Cumulative Preference Shares
(b) Participating Preference Shares
(c) Redeemable Preference Shares
(d) Non-cumulative Preference Shares