S.A. (corporation)

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"Société Anonyme" redirects here. For the art organisation, see Société Anonyme (art).

S.A. (and variants) designates a type of corporation in countries that mostly employ civil law. Depending on language, it means anonymous company, anonymous partnership, or share company, roughly equivalent to public limited company in common law jurisdictions. It is different from partnerships and private limited companies. It can be an abbreviation of:

It is equivalent in literal meaning and function to:

It is equivalent in function to: