Kicker


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Kicker

An additional feature of a debt obligation that increases its marketability and attractiveness to investors.

Sweetener

An extra incentive to encourage investors to buy a bond or preferred stock. For example, a bond may include a right to buy common stock in the issuer for 10% below its market value. A sweetener is designed to help sell securities. It is also called a kicker, a wrinkle, or bells and whistles.
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The state may retain all or part of a taxpayer's kicker if the individual has unpaid taxes due from other years, child support, court fines or college loans, the state said.
Given that an average kicker would have only had 11.
This is also the reason that if you find yourself picking in the middle ranks of kickers after the ones from the good teams are gone, you could do worse than settling for the Titans' Rob Bironas.
In the third section of the paper, we will develop another model in which both the goalkeeper and the kicker can choose among three different strategies (right, left and center), and we will also compare the equilibria of the game under complete and incomplete information.
The blockers can't protect, the holder can't hold, and the kicker can't kick if the snapper doesn't do his job.
Kicker Studio creates meaningful, lasting relationships to products by creating interfaces that feel as natural as a conversation.
In reality, the kicker is of limited financial benefit to most Oregonians.
We always wanted a young man like (Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam) Vinatieri, more one of the guys, a contributor who will get the job done.
There are many different kinds of kick-offs, and it is important for the kicker to have worked on all of them prior to spring or fall practice.
But Edinburgh coach Frank Hadden insisted Duncan Hodge, who was dropped for the Rome tie, will continue as first-choice kicker for the Gunners.
We have been looking to deliver our Managerspiel fantasy soccer league to mobile users for some time," said Werner Wittmann, Head of New Media, Kicker Online.
Oregon's one-of-a-kind kicker law is triggered when tax collections exceed earlier projections by at least 2 percent.