investment banker


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Noun1.investment banker - a banker who deals chiefly in underwriting new securitiesinvestment banker - a banker who deals chiefly in underwriting new securities
broker, factor, agent - a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
killer bee - an investment banker who devises strategies to make a target company less attractive for takeover
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Seen through cynical eyes, the Sarbanes-Oxley legislation and Donaldson's subsequent "reform" efforts at the SEC were simply a means of distracting attention from the enabling role that the NYSE, NASDAQ, and SEC too played in the fleecing of American investors with the New Economy bubble, a role abetted by an assortment of well-compensated investment bankers, lawyers, auditors and other supposed gatekeepers.
In making these allocations, taxpayers are required to conduct a detailed analysis of the various activities the investment bankers performed and to gather supporting records.
A slacker student (Kal Penn, front) and his investment banker pal (John Cho) run into problems as they search for a particular fast-food restaurant in ``Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle.
The only tricky part of the product is that to lower up-front funding costs, the company has also effectively sold its investment banker a call on a hypothetical 10-year treasury security.
In this paper, we examine whether the choice of investment banker mitigates the asymmetric information problems faced by outside investors in firms conducting seasoned equity offerings (SEOs).
For example, the investment banker will know that, at $14 per share, the offering is oversubscribed 4 times; at $15, it's oversubscribed 23 1/2 times, and so on," Kaplan explains.
He must resolve lingering cultural friction between traders and Goldman's client-oriented investment bankers.
Throughout this tedious work, Levine seems nothing more than a dissembler who, five years after pleading guilty, has learned from his crimes only that it's best not to get caught, He has slapped together a thoroughly unbelievable, self-promoting tome that rounds out his career perfectly: an unremarkable investment banker turned unimaginative crook turned lousy author.
Second, a subsequent securities offering, publicly underwritten or privately placed by the investment banker (or an affiliate), is used to repay the bridge loan as quickly as is practical.
The company said that Luca Ferrari, an investment banker to Xstrata Plc (XTA) on its proposed merger with Glencore International Plc, is to leave the firm.
In other words, he thinks just about any company wanting to get a deal done can get an investment banker to support its point of view.

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