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Sponsor

An underwriting investment company that offers shares in its mutual funds, or an influential institution that highly values a particular security and thus creates additional demand for the security. In the context of project financing, a developer of the project or a party poviding financial support.

Sponsor

1. An underwriting firm.

2. An institutional investor or high net-worth individual who takes a large position in a security, which encourages other investors to the same. Sponsors exist because other investors trust them to make the correct investment decisions most of the time. See also: Crowd.

sponsor

1. An institutional investor or a brokerage firm that has a position in a security and influences other investors to establish a position in that security.
2. See underwriter.
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It's the sponsorship money that really makes a difference.
Now the big day is over, we are asking our supporters to return sponsorship money and help us kick cancer where it hurts.
So, whatever the amount, I'm asking everyone to make every effort to return their sponsorship money.
Entry is pounds 10, which goes to help run the Wirral Food and Drink Festival, a community organisation run by volunteers, and entrants also need to raise a minimum of pounds 40 sponsorship money, which will go to Claire House Hospice.
Make it easy for them by paying up today as that sponsorship money really does make all the difference.
They are encouraging the 4,000 women who took part in the event at Ormesby Hall to make every step count by returning their sponsorship money as soon as possible.
A MUM who took part in Cancer Research's Race for Life in memory of four relatives is making one last 'dash for cash' by urging other participants to return their sponsorship money as soon as possible.
Yet Cancer Research UK admits nearly half the women who completed last year's charity challenge did not submit any of their sponsorship money.
They will be joined by Reg Braddick Cycles, which donates a pounds 100 voucher to the cyclist who raises the most sponsorship money.
However, this year, for obvious reasons, we have decided to forego our sponsorship money for one of the afternoon's main events, the Parade of Equine Heroes, and to give the money to Help for Heroes.
Anyone interested in taking part is required to raise a minimum of pounds 30 sponsorship money.
A young woman who lost her best friend to cancer is urging charity runners in the Midlands to send in their sponsorship money.