DEFINITION of 'Syndicate Bid'

A bid that can be entered in the Nasdaq system to stabilize the price of a Nasdaq security prior to the date of a secondary offering.

BREAKING DOWN 'Syndicate Bid'

A secondary offering increases the float. Therefore, stock prices of that security may fluctuate; a syndicate bid tries to stabilize this.

  1. Pre-Syndicate Bid

    A bid entered by a syndicate manager or underwriter in the Nasdaq ...
  2. Best Bid

    The highest quoted bid for a particular trading instrument among ...
  3. Syndicate

    A syndicate is a temporary alliance of financial services entities ...
  4. Breaking The Syndicate

    The dissolution of a group of investment bankers that created ...
  5. Bid Size

    The number of shares being offered for purchase at a specified ...
  6. Impact Day

    The date on which a corporation makes a secondary offering of ...
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