TITLE

Equity Issuers Love The Jump Ball

AUTHOR(S)
Santini, Laura
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/26/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 17, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the likelihood of corporate deals in the U.S. to institute the concept of jump ball for the allocation of the sales portion of the underwriting fee. Motivation behind the enlargement by corporations of their underwriting teams on sizable equity transactions; Definition of jump ball; Comments from a capital markets consultant on the matter; Account of the plans of Community Health Systems Inc. to sell multimillion-dollar shares in a secondary stock offering.
ACCESSION #
12911853

 

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