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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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Oregon's one-of-a-kind kicker law is triggered when tax collections exceed earlier projections by at least 2 percent.
As a kicker, you are always an easy target but it comes with the territory
"We're currently working on data showing that the energy absorbed by tissues around the groin can be quite high in some kickers who have a large hip extension prior to kicking the ball."
In the end we find that a kicker's performance with respect to scoring (i.e., field goals and extra points) has a relatively larger impact on player compensation than a kicker's performance on kickoffs--this despite the fact that kickers' performance with respect to scoring is highly variable.
Kurtley Beale, the Wallabies' stand-in goal kicker, buckled under it last week, missing two late kicks which would have won the game.
But again, it's tough to find consensus when it comes to kickers, so this year I am going to venture one whole step off the beaten path.
Different types of kickers also change the Nash equilibrium in the simplest versions of the penalty-kick game.
"My love of football, particularly Newcastle United sits very nicely alongside Little Kickers, and our aim to teach fundamental football techniques and basic life skills in a vibrant group play environment," she added.
Since losing the pressure of being the frontline kicker, former Swansea University student Priestland has been forced to bounce back by focusing on his all-round game.
Al Khayyat Investments, which currently represents over 200 well-known international brands across the Middle East, said at the opening of the new store that an additional Kickers store will open in Dubai in the fourth quarter of the year in Dubai Festival Centre.
"They sit down and wait their turn to take penalties and the majority are well-behaved." Chris Burl started the Little Kickers franchise in Newcastle and Blaydon in May last year.
Hundreds flocked to the Concave Kicker Tube challenge at JJB Sports, Gallagher Retail Park, Stoney Stanton Road, Coventry.