Pot

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Pot

The portion of stock or bond issue that is returned to the managing underwriter by the participating investment bankers for sale to institutional investors.

Pot

The portion of a new issue that the lead underwriter places with institutional investors. Sometimes the underwriters in a syndicate give the pot back to the lead underwriter from their remainder and sometimes it is specifically set aside at issue.

pot

The securities from a new issue that are returned to the lead underwriter by syndicate members for sale to institutional investors. See also pot is clean.
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But I wasn't going to pot it because with four grand, once you've paid the taxes.
If they lose the tennis and the cricket team starts going to pot, all our pals from Oz will have to be proud of is that bridge in Sydney Harbour that is so pleasing on the eye.
Ten years ago, Las Palmas Park was a gang haven going to pot, officials said.