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Stock Swap

Stock Swap Definition

Stock Swap usually refers to an acquisition in which the acquiring company pays for the acquired company with its own stock. Shareholders of the acquired corporation receive a certain number of shares of the acquiring company's stock for the shares they held in the acquired company. 


Additional meaning of Stock Swap:

This term is also used for a method of exercising stock options where shares that the holder already owns are used to buy new shares at the exercise price.









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