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  1. Side Collateral

    A pledge that partially collateralizes a loan. The pledge can be a physical asset, financial asset or personal guarantee. ...
  2. Prime Underwriting Facility

    A kind of revolving underwriting facility. Prime underwriting facilities peg the lender's yield to the bank's prime rate. ...
  3. Getting An Investment Bank Job During A Recession

    Even in a recession, investment banks are seeking new talent. Learn what will set you apart from the crowd!
  4. Transferable Underwriting Facility - TRUF

    A type of underwriting facility that deals in Euro notes. Transferable underwriting facilities allow project managers to ...
  5. IPO Lock-Ups Stop Insider Selling

    Ownership plays a key role when companies go public. Find out how.
  6. Top 4 (Financial) Life-Changing Events

    Good or bad, major life transitions carry daunting challenges along with them, especially for your finances.
  7. Cutting Personal Care Costs: It's A Beautiful Thing

    You may feel there's no question that your complex beauty regimen is paying off ... but at what cost?
  8. A Bigger Salary Or Better Benefits?

    Total compensation is not limited to salary. Find out what else you should consider.
  9. Business Auto Coverage Form

    A form that insurers provide to business owners when creating a contract to provide insurance coverage for the company's ...
  10. The Economics Of Pet Ownership

    Before you bring a furry friend into your household, make sure you can handle the hefty financial commitment.
  11. 20 Ways To Save On Medical Bills

    Handy tips to cut the cost of hospital bills, co-pays, prescription drugs and more.
  12. Benefit Issues When Your Employer Goes Bankrupt

    There are some safeguards in place to ensure that health benefits don't just disappear when a plan is canceled.
  13. 3 Things To Get In Order Before You Die

    In the aftermath of the Jackson death, it has become evident that you need to make your wishes known.
  14. 8 Reasons M&A Deals Fall Through

    Mergers and acquisitions can mean big success. But what about all the deals that fall through?
  15. Underwriting Standards

    Guidelines established to ensure that safe and secure loans are issued and maintained. The underwriting standards in place ...
  16. Starbucks Stock Swap: Happy Baristas Means Happy Investors

    Starbucks let their employees swap their stock for a lower strike price, a good sign for value investors.
  17. Losing Your Job: From A To Z

    Job loss can be devastating. Learn how to anticipate it and quickly get back on your feet.
  18. 8 Steps To Teach Your Partner Household Finances

    Follow these steps to give your partner a clear picture of your household's financial situation and the confidence to take ...
  19. Protect Your Company From Employee Lawsuits

    Understanding employment practices liability insurance is easy, once you know the basics.
  20. What does 'going public' mean?

    Going public refers to a private company's initial public offering (IPO), thus becoming a publicly traded and owned entity. ...
  21. What exactly is a company's float?

    The term "float" refers to the regular shares that a company has issued to the public that are available for investors to ...
  22. After an initial public offering, does a company profit from increases in its share price?

    The short answer is "no". To understand why, recall that the stock market is actually comprised of two markets - a primary ...
  23. How does an IPO get valued? What are some good methods for analyzing IPOs?

    The price of a financial asset traded on the market is set by the forces of supply and demand. Newly issued stocks are no ...
  24. What are the three phases of a completed initial public offering (IPO) transformation process?

    While some large and successful companies are still privately-owned, many companies aspire toward becoming a publicly-owned ...
  25. What is authorized stock?

    Authorized stock represents the maximum number of common shares that can be issued legally by the company as stated in the ...
  26. Do underwriters make guarantees to sell an entire IPO issue?

    Underwriters represent the group of representatives from an investment bank whose main responsibility is to complete the ...
  27. What are the advantages and disadvantages for a company going public?

    An initial public offering (IPO) is the first sale of stock by a company. Small companies looking to further the growth of ...
  28. What is happening during a risk repricing?

    During a strong bull market, the market's overall sense of optimism can often lead to poor estimates about the level of risk ...
  29. How is something "brought over the wall" in an investment bank?

    An analyst who lends his or her expertise to an underwriting department is said to have been "brought over the wall". In ...
  30. 10 Insurance Tips For Homeowners

    Here are ten ways to make sure you get the right home insurance coverage and compensation for your property.
  31. Employee Share Ownership Trust - ESOT

    A program that facilitates the acquisition and distribution of a company's shares to its employees. ESOTs are trust accounts ...
  32. Estate

    A person's estate is everything comprising the net worth of an individual, including all land, possessions and other assets.
  33. Going Public

    The process of selling shares that were formerly privately held to new investors for the first time. Otherwise known as an ...
  34. Freeriding

    1. An illegal practice in which an underwriting syndicate member withholds part of a new securities issue and later sells ...
  35. Indication of Interest - IOI

    An underwriting expression showing a conditional, non-binding interest in buying a security that is currently in registration ...
  36. Gross Spread

    The difference between the underwriting price received by the issuing company and the actual price offered to the investing ...
  37. Market Out Clause

    A stipulation in an underwriting agreement that allows the underwriter to cancel the agreement without penalty. A market ...
  38. Undersubscribed

    A situation in which the demand for an initial public offering of securities is less than the number of shares issued. Also ...
  39. Underwriting Spread

    The spread between the amount underwriters pay an issuing company for its securities and the amount the underwriters receive ...
  40. Negotiated Underwriting

    A process in which both the purchase price and the offering price for a new issue are negotiated between the issuer and a ...
  41. Tombstone

    A written advertisement placed by investment bankers in a public offering of a security. It gives basic details about the ...
  42. Reallowance

    In securities underwriting, the fee that the underwriting group pays to a securities firm that is not part of the syndicate, ...
  43. Piggy Back Registration

    When an underwriter allows existing company shares to be sold in conjunction with a new public offering. The registration ...
  44. Public Offering Price - POP

    The price at which new issues of stock are offered to the public by an underwriter. Because the goal of an IPO is to raise ...
  45. Syndicate

    A professional financial services group formed temporarily for the purpose of handling a large transaction that would be ...
  46. Bulge Bracket

    A slang term used to describe the company or companies that issued the largest amount of securities on a new issue in an ...
  47. Secondary Offering

    1. The issuance of new stock for public sale from a company that has already made its initial public offering (IPO). Usually, ...
  48. Shelf Offering

    A Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) provision that allows an issuer to register a new issue security without selling ...
  49. Undivided Account

    An underwriting system in which each underwriter in the group is responsible not only for selling its alloted amount of the ...
  50. Brought Over The Wall

    A situation where an employee in the research department of an investment bank - usually a research analyst - is brought ...
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    In spite of the rewards going public can bring, some companies prefer to remain private, and they are very successful in this.
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    The first sale of stock by a private company to the public. IPOs are often issued by smaller, younger companies seeking the ...
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    A survey done by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics to help measure job vacancies. It collects data from employers ...
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