securities underwriter


Securities underwriters administer the distribution activities of new securities from a business company. They work in close connection with the issuing body of the securities in order to establish the price and buys and sells them to other investors.  They receive underwriting fees from their issuing clients.

Alternative label

  • distribution administrator

  • security underwriter

  • security underwriters

  • distribution administrators

  • securities administrators

  • securities administrator

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Essential skills and competences

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Optional skills and competences

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