underwriter means: An investment bank that purchases securities issued by a company to resell them to investors. A party who guarantees the company the proceeds from the security sale and thus takes ownership of the securities. (in Stock Market Dictionary)

What else does underwriter mean?

  • Particularly one that underwrites. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • An individual or company that is involved in the insurance industry. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A representative of insurance who evaluates whether an applicant is a risk to enroll in coverage. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A guarantee that you will be able to purchase a complete issue of bonds or stocks. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Sponsor, in the sense of a TV show. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Anyone in the insurance industry who is responsible for making decisions. (in Insurance Dictionary)
  • A person or company that underwrites an insurer policy, corporate securities issue, or business project. (in Legal Dictionary)