Tag: offering

Offering Circular

DefinitionAn offering memorandum or offering circular is a type of prospectus for a bond or other security. Sometimes, this is also referred to as...

Mandatory Convertible

Mandatory Convertible What is a 'Mandatory Convertible' A mandatory convertible is a type of convertible bond that has a required conversion or...

Accelerated Bookbuild

Accelerated Bookbuild What is an 'Accelerated Bookbuild' An accelerated bookbuild is a form of offering in the equity capital markets. It involves...

Reallowance

Reallowance What is 'Reallowance' In securities underwriting, the fee that the underwriting group pays to a securities firm that is not part of the syndicate, but...

Backstop Purchaser

Backstop Purchaser What is 'Backstop Purchaser' An entity that agrees to purchase all the remaining, unsubscribed securities from a rights offering. The...

Back Stop

Back Stop What is a 'Back Stop' A back stop is the act of providing last-resort support or security in a securities...

Binary Option

DefinitionA binary option is a financial option in which the payoff is either some fixed monetary amount or nothing at all. The two main...

Back Door Listing

Back Door Listing What is 'Back Door Listing' A strategy of going public used by a company that fails to meet the...

Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA)

Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) What is 'Canadian Securities Administrators - CSA' A collective forum composed of all the provincial and territorial securities...

Qualifying Disposition

Qualifying Disposition What is 'Qualifying Disposition' A sale, transfer or exchange of stock obtained through a qualified stock option incentive plan, namely...

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