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Synonyms for underwriter

one who assumes financial responsibility for another

Synonyms for underwriter

a banker who deals chiefly in underwriting new securities

an agent who sells insurance

a financial institution that sells insurance

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Mola and Loughran (2004) find that underpricing of SEOs is more significant when underwriting firms employ a star analyst named on Institutional Investor's All America Research Team.
l A film underwriting firm claims as many as a fifth of high-budget films stipulate an at-risk star must have a babysitter to keep them away from alcohol and drugs.
Over 2002 alone, the company increased its number of employees by 10,000 to 30,000 in total through its acquisitions, which included Canadian software and services rival Cognicase Inc, management consultancy Cornerstone, insurance underwriting firm INSpire and business process outsourcing firm UAB.
But regionalism recently broke down when word got out that American Management Corp., a growing 200plus employee insurance underwriting firm, was looking to build.
Finally, Abbey is to sell its 15 per cent stake in Norwich Union to CGUUL, the joint venture underwriting firm set up by Abbey and Commercial Union in 1995, for pounds 25.8 million.
The group is an underwriting firm, which is a type of City insurance.
So they approached a securities underwriting firm with the concept of spinning off the web site into a separate dot.com company and doing an IPO (initial public offering).
Recent verdicts against physicians have been as high as $45 million, notes Manny Buzzell, an industry analyst at the Nashville, Tenn., underwriting firm of Willis-Corroon.
Only four firms in the sample had an affiliated director from a prestigious underwriting firm. The work of the average affiliated university scientist was cited 294 [TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE 1 OMITTED] times.
To achieve this noble goal, BQ enlisted the aid of BNA (Banca Nazionale dell' Agricoltura), ASSIAUDIT (an international insurance underwriting firm), and Le Citta Del Vini (a group of mayors of historic Italian communes).
In some instances, a competitive bidding process may be used to select the underwriting firm. The interest costs in negotiated sales are determined by the terms of the agreement between the underwriter and the issuer.
Farmington Hills, Mich.-based wholesale insurance broker and underwriting firm Burns & Wilcox has announced its official sponsorship of American professional golfer Jimmy Walker, effective Jan.
14 May 2015 - US-based financial advisory and municipal bond underwriting firm NW Capital Markets and its NW Financial Group affiliate, and US-based investment bank Stern Brothers and Co.
Underwriting firm, Mansard Insurance Plc, has said that it has secured National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) approval to roll out micro insurance products in Nigeria.