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Bracket

A term signifying the extent of an underwriter's commitment in a new issue, e.g., major bracket or minor bracket.

Bracket

A group of underwriters responsible for placing a certain amount of a new issue with investors. Brackets are arranged in a hierarchy, which indicates how much of an issue each bracket is placing with respect to the others. The brackets are called, from largest to smallest: bulge bracket, major bracket, minor bracket, underwriter, selling group. The second largest bracket is sometimes called the mezzanine bracket. Brackets are listed in order of size on an advertisement detailing each new issue, known as the tombstone.
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Such statements may involve risks and uncertainties, including risks associated with the market acceptance and adoption of the GB/Z 20177-2006 standard or Echelon's control networking technology platform; risks that the adoption of the standard may not result in sales of Echelon products and services; risks that aspects of the technology will not be performed and designed, risks associated with uncertainties pertaining to the timing and level of customer orders and demand for Echelon products and services, and the growth of the LonWorks industry generally; and other risks identified in Echelon's SEC filings.
ON Sverige, two of the largest utilities in Sweden with deep experience in metering systems, and the ability for SAMS members to purchase the same market-proven solution creates a very good opportunity for Echelon to deliver the NES system to a significant portion of the SAMS market.
Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ:ELON) is announcing a clarification to information published in today's Wall Street Journal regarding RoHS compliance of its products.
amp; SYDNEY, Australia -- Echelon Corporation (Nasdaq:ELON), a global networking company providing technology and solutions for controls, smart metering, and energy and environment management, today announced that Echelon's Networked Energy Services (NES) System has been selected for an advanced metering project in the Australian market by Integral Energy, one of the largest utilities in New South Wales.
Echelon Corporation (Nasdaq:ELON), announced today that Sweden's largest utility, E.
amp; PARIS -- Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ:ELON), a global networking company providing technology and solutions for controls, smart metering, and energy management, and Streetlight.