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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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If you've ever gone to a school reunion, you know how just a few years, a few pounds and a few grey hairs can make old classmates look like they've gone to pot too
the plans for Prudhoe Town Centre have really gone to pot
His normally immaculate house has gone to pot, the fridge is bare and he's worn out with 4am wake-ups.
A boss on Gone to Pot slept next to Bobby George over fears for the ex-darts star after he scoffed too much marijuana-laced food.
Hospital budgets have gone to pot as penpushers keep getting their figures wrong - and it is patients who suffer.
I THINK we are all aware of the fact that discipline in schools has gone to pot, with teachers on the receiving end of verbal and even physical abuse.