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underwriting

Health insurance The process of determining a person's insurability in terms of life, liability, home, and other insurance policies and whether it will accept an application for insurance. See Field underwriting, Medical malpractice underwriting.
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The underwriting agreement states that the Bank of China will serve as the bookrunner of the panda bond issue,' the DOF said.
Copies of the Supplement and the Underwriting Agreement will be, and the Canadian Base Prospectus and the Registration Statement are, available for free by visiting the Companys profiles on SEDAR Alternatively, investors may ask the underwriters or the Company to send them the Supplement, when available, the Canadian Base Prospectus and/or the base prospectus contained in the Registration Statement by contacting Cantor Fitzgerald Canada Corporation, attention: Equity Capital Markets, 181 University Avenue, Suite 1500, Toronto, ON, M5H 3M7, email: ecmcanada@cantor.
We view the underwriting agreement as a formal endorsement for AIAP Qatar in Kuwait.
Commenting on the reasons for deciding to sign the underwriting agreement between their respective institutions, Mr.
The offering is expected to close on Friday, September 29, 2006, subject to customary closing conditions contained in an underwriting agreement entered into between the parties.
and The Chubb Corporation (NYSE: CB) have entered into an underwriting agreement under which Chubb will provide hull and liability coverages to Starr Aviation's general aviation clients and workers compensation coverage to its general and commercial aviation clients.
The consummation of the underwriting will be subject to the satisfaction by the Selling Stockholders of certain conditions contained in the underwriting agreement.
The offering is scheduled to close on May 9, 2006, subject to customary closing conditions contained in the underwriting agreement entered into between the parties.
On January 17, 2006, the Company announced an underwriting agreement to raise $50 million through a private placement of Company stock.
Although the lock-up period was due to expire on Sunday, April 30, 2006, the Company's underwriting agreement provides for an automatic extension of the lock-up period for an additional 18 days after Cbeyond's quarterly earnings press release.