open the books

open the books
phrasal
: to resume use of corporation or other record books after temporary closing: as
a. : to reopen stock transfer books after they have been closed because of a forthcoming stockholders' meeting or other purpose
b. : to begin to accept subscriptions to a new offering

the books will be opened for the new Treasury issue


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