Demutualization Stocking A Mutual

Definition of "Demutualization (stocking a mutual)"

Christopher Stockamp
Christopher Stockamp Century 21 Bradley Realty, Inc.

Conversion of form of ownership from a mutual insurance company to a stock insurance company. Interest in demutualization of life insurance companies surged in the early 1980s among many large mutual companies because they felt they needed new sources of capital to compete in the financial services revolution.

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