All-Or-None Underwriting

Business / Finance / All-Or-None Underwriting: An arrangement whereby a security issue is cancelled if the underwriter is unable to resell the entire issue.

Underwriting Income

Business / Finance / Underwriting Income: The portion of the gross underwriting spread that compensates the securities firms that underwrite a public offering for their services. MORE

Underwriting Impairments

Health / Health Insurance / Underwriting Impairments: Factors that tend to increase an individual's risk above that which is normal for his or her age. MORE

Underwriting Fee

Business / Finance / Underwriting Fee: The contract between a corporation issuing new publicly offered securities and the managing underwriter as agent for the underwriting group. Compare to agreement among underwriters. MORE

Underwriting Manual

Health / Health Insurance / Underwriting Manual: A document that provides background information about various underwriting impairments and suggests the appropriate action to take if such impairments exist. MORE

Underwriting Requirements

Health / Health Insurance / Underwriting Requirements: Requirements, sometimes relating to group characteristics or financing measures, that MCOs at times impose in order to provide healthcare coverage to a given group and which are designed to balance a MORE

Underwriting Syndicate

Business / Finance / Underwriting Syndicate: The income that is generated by the underwriting syndicate and the selling group, which is essentially the difference between the amount paid to the issuer of securities in a primary distribution and MORE

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