What is Subscribed?
Definition of Subscribed
Typical meaning of subscribe is to pay money to an organization in order to receive a product, use a service regularly, or support the organization.
In finance, subscribed means to purchase or claim shares of a new issue of stock, bonds, or other securities.
Explanation of Subscribed
It is the amount of capital out of authorized capital for which company has received applications from the general public who are interested in buying shares. If company’s financial health is strong than more and more people will be interested in buying shares which may lead to over-subscription. But, if company’s financial health is weak than people will be reluctant to invest which may result in under-subscription.