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DEFINITION of 'Sticky Deal'

An issue of new securities that may present a selling challenge to an underwriter, usually because there's been some bad news about the issuing company or overall economy.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'Sticky Deal'

Underwriters who feel an issue will be a sticky deal may lower the offering price or withdraw the offering from the market entirely.

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