retention means: A member of an underwriting syndicate will receive fewer units The units that were held by the syndicate manager to facilitate institutionalization Sales and allocations to firms that are not members. Construction Contracts, a portion of construction contract payments that is 5-15 percent of the contract price. This allows the contractor to complete the work before it is returned. (in Stock Market Dictionary)

What else does retention mean?

  • Retention is the act or condition of keeping something. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A practice that requires a student who has not made sufficient progress in school to be required to take a second class or complete a year of school. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Memory is the ability to remember or recognise what you have learned or experienced. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A person’s incapacity to remove bodily fluids. (in Merlin Dictionary)