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Subscription

Agreement to buy new issue of securities.

Subscription

An agreement to buy a new issue of a security before it is actually issued. Before a new issue, underwriters canvass potential investors, who may or may not make an order to buy a portion of the new issue. The extent to which the issue is subscribed may affect the price when the security is actually issued. It is important to note that a subscription is not binding, as it is illegal to sell a security that has not actually been issued. To subscribe is also called to book. See also: Overbooked, Underbooked.
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Many PCs and tablets are currently used without a mobile subscription, with one reason for this being the price difference between Wi-Fi-only models and those with mobile capabilities.
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The reason is that all subscribers can break off pieces of their subscription and sell or donate them as totally new subscriptions of whatever size, without the publisher's involvement.
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The orders for special reports were paying the entire cost of the marketing campaigns and "the subscription orders were pure gravy.
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The site started selling subscriptions in 1997, because "we felt there was enough compelling content that was exclusive, that we could charge a subscription fee," said Roger Smith, Ancestry marketing director.