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commission

To purchase or arrange the purchase of services, as in a primary care trust commissioning cytology screening services from a pathology laboratory in a particular trust.

commission

Business & health A type of finder's fee set by insurance brokers or agents for selling health plans, built into the premiums paid by the insured. See Biological Stain Commission, Commission on Dietary Supplement Labels, Commission E, Enzyme Commission, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization, National Commission for Certification of Acupuncturists, National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical & Behavioral Research, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Pepper Commission, Pew Commission.

Commission

short for the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature.
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Regulators have alleged unfair lending when broker fees for wholesale loans originated by a lender are significantly higher for blacks or Hispanics than for non-Hispanic whites.
For example, in the Broker Fee Statement, HUD acknowledges that the "advent of computer technology has, in some cases, changed how a broker's settlement services are performed" and indicates that "[f]or.
These include overhead costs of designated personnel, travel expenditures, freight, inventory storage, and associated fees and expenses (bond, broker fees, etc.
Taiwan and the Philippines agreed Friday to allow Taiwan employers to directly hire Philippine workers in a bid to cut out exorbitant broker fees and speed up the employment process, government officials said.
To avoid paying broker fees, you can buy high-quality equities through direct stock purchase plans (DSPs) or dividend reinvestment plans (DRIPs), in which you buy stocks directly from a public company.
The speakers also touched upon the broker's perspective, provided an indepth look at how risk managers can determine broker fees, and furnished some general advice on the risk manager/broker relationship.
The hefty broker fees are supposedly justified because the agent should be acting as a fiduciary for his client.
Mercury's insurance agents were illegally charging auto insurance customers by adding broker fees in addition to standard agent commissions; and
Specifically, MRB claimed the lender ignored blemished credit and payment histories, approved loans with debt-to-income ratios that exceeded the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD's) requirements and allowed borrowers to be charged improper broker fees, according to a press release.
By using a private-placement approach, the state was able to avoid the significant broker fees that would otherwise accompany a public offering," she said.
You should also be wary of lender or broker fees, says Gardner: "Some of the headline interest rates may not include fees which would normally not apply on an unsecured loan.
In his view, broker fees and contingency commissions have become very distracting for the industry.