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bus orgnization.june4th2010 - Joint Stock Companies are the...

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Joint Stock Companies are the decision to raise capital by sharing some of the businesses stock around to investors. The idea is to share the risky investments from a business this way by not having all of your eggs in one single basket in case it all falls through. This method influences the idea of Joint Stock companies and their investments. The Virginia Company is an example of one of the countries first forms of Joint stock companies. This company had intentions to colonize in America in order to expand for their profits. They broke up the company into two divisions while one (The London Company in Jamestown, Virginia) established in the New World, The other extended to the regions of what known as now as Phippsburg Maine. It was known as The Plymouth Company and King James I led it. The Two ways to become a member of the London Company was either by means of salary (bang for the buck) or by practically serving a life sentence into their workforce labor. They would permit you into their company by covering costs of food, clothing, and housing, even certain costs that developed from the company. The terms of employment were sentence by contract to few number of years, however terms would change which was never fair. Not to mention that some means of
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