Bulge bracket


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Bulge bracket

A tier of firms in an underwriting syndicate that have the highest participation level. See: Mezzanine bracket.

Bulge-Bracket Firm

In bracketing, an underwriting firm responsible for placing a certain amount of a new issue with investors. If a bulge bracket firm is the single largest underwriter, it may be responsible for assigning parts of the issuer to other underwriters. Brackets are listed in order of size on an advertisement detailing each new issue, known as the tombstone.
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Conrad has over a decade in research and sales for both bulge bracket and middle market institutional investment banks.
The most popular choice, however, remains bulge bracket banks (26%), followed by consulting firms (19%, down from 25% last year).
GPP use a state of the art technology platform, robust operational infrastructure and a wide reaching marketing network to provide highly personalised and institutional strength services to its clients, with a focus on smaller firms that are overlooked and underserviced by the bulge bracket prime brokers.
Top Bulge Bracket Brokerage Firm: Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
UNION corporate affairs minister Salman Khurshid's attack on bulge bracket CEO pay packets may have struck a populist chord, but has come under growing fire from corporates, who say that while nobody has any quarrel with the concept of austerity or nonostentatious lifestyles, the money top managers earn has to be seen in the context of the wealth they help generate.
Sill is an award-winning analyst with bulge bracket sell-side and hedge fund buy-side experience.
Too often, middle-market companies are forced to choose between a niche M&A advisor or a bulge bracket firm when seeking strategic financial advisors.
Industry-focused investment banking firms are clearly gaining significant market share from more generalist bulge bracket firms.
NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bulge bracket investment banking is no longer the number one career choice of MBA students and recent graduates.
The ShotCap team is focused on combining bulge bracket expertise with boutique level service.
Offers are coming from the large bulge bracket banks as well as non-investment banking financial firms, such as consulting and private equity shops.
The firm includes a cadre of former bulge bracket bankers, successful A&D executives, skilled engineers and decorated military personnel.