Underwriting

  1. Want To Sell Life Insurance? Read This First

    Want To Sell Life Insurance? Read This First

    Looking for a career that offers big financial upside and the lure of self-employment? ...
  2. Brokerage Functions: Underwriting And Agency ...

    Brokerage Functions: Underwriting And Agency ...

    Learning about these various activities can give insight into how securities are ...
  3. A Primer On Private Equity

    A Primer On Private Equity

    Private equity investing is becoming more accessible for individual investors; find ...
  4. A Primer On Preferred Stocks

    A Primer On Preferred Stocks

    Offering both income and relative security, these uncommon shares may work for you. ...
  5. How The Sarbanes-Oxley Era Affected IPOs

    How The Sarbanes-Oxley Era Affected IPOs

    After the infamous collapse of companies like Tyco, Enron and WorldCom, the government ...
  6. Investing In IPO ETFs

    Investing In IPO ETFs

    Learn the history, rules and risks of investing in IPO exchange-traded funds.
  1. U.S. Insurers Turn A Major Corner

    U.S. Insurers Turn A Major Corner

    After suffering, the property and casualty insurance industry is back. The group ...
  2. The Bull Case For Goldman Sachs

    The Bull Case For Goldman Sachs

    Brave investors in Goldman Sachs could double their money over a five-year timeframe. ...
  3. Jo-Ann Stores Bought Out By Private Equity

    Jo-Ann Stores Bought Out By Private Equity

    This leading crafts and fabrics retailer has agreed to a buyout from Leonard Green ...
  4. Fortune Brands' Lucky Split

    Fortune Brands' Lucky Split

    Fortune's three distinct divisions may be worth more if they are separated.
  5. A Look Back On Hotel Stocks

    A Look Back On Hotel Stocks

    A comeback for the hotel industry in 2010 could depend on value-priced chains.
  6. A Final Look At Agriculture Stocks

    A Final Look At Agriculture Stocks

    Agriculture's resilience during the recession points to a strong outlook for the ...
  1. The Greatest Investors

    The Greatest Investors

    Read about the achievements of those who have mastered the art of investing.
  2. IPO Basics Tutorial

    IPO Basics Tutorial

    What's an IPO, and how did everybody get so rich off them during the dotcom boom? ...
  1. In an IPO, who is a greensheet distributed to and for what purpose?

    One of the most talked about documents that arises in the process of introducing a new issue is the greensheet. This is an ...
  2. What is a company's worth, and who determines its stock price?

    A company's worth - its total value - is its market capitalization, and it is represented by the company's stock price. Market ...
  3. How are share prices set?

    When a company goes public though an initial public offering (IPO), an investment bank evaluates the company's current and ...
  4. What is evergreen funding?

    Evergreen funding is a term used to describe the incremental addition of money into a business. Before a business is started ...
  1. The Biggest IPO Flops

    The Biggest IPO Flops

    IPOs can be a great way to get in early, but these companies remind investors to ...
  2. Top 7 Biggest Bank Failures

    Top 7 Biggest Bank Failures

    Many people assumed these giants were too big to fall - they were wrong.
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