Placement

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Placement

The transfering of securities to a small group of investors.

Placement

The act or process of selling a new issue of a security to investors. Most of the time, a placement must be registered with the SEC before it can actually take place. See also: Private placement.
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The school board was set to consider a final version of the bond Tuesday and hopes to place the issue on a March 2 ballot, although questions have been raised about Governor-elect Arnold Schwarzenegger pulling a state matching-funds bond from the ballot because of a refinancing bond under consideration.
It actually cost more to place the issue on next year's ballot.
Krattli also said it was ``imperative'' the agency make its decision Wednesday in order to have time to place the issue on the November ballot.
LAFCO is expected to vote May 22 to place the issue on the Nov.
Calemine said he will not recommend whether to place the issue on the ballot but will detail what it will look like if it is approved.