order period

Order Period

The period of time during which underwriters take orders for a new issue of a security. Before a new issue, underwriters canvass potential investors, who may or may not book an order to buy a portion the new issue. The level of interest during the order period may be an indicator of demand once the security is actually issued.

order period

The period of time during which syndicate members take orders for a new security issue.
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The execution of the last order period may extend up to three months beyond the period of validity of walk.
The purpose of this study is to find the best order period and best order quantity for the single-period inventory problem with multi-period pre-season extension under fuzzy demand.
The transaction was increased in size by $75 million due to strong investor demand in an institutional order period held on Tuesday, January 27, 2009.
The study includes analyses of eight published autobiographies and nine unpublished diaries, all from Indonesia's New Order period (1967-1998)--a time particularly oppressive not only for women but also for individuals in general.
The city was among the first tax-free municipal bond issuers to utilize a retail order period on a regular basis, and over the course of time, NYC has altered the way that retail pre-sale order periods are structured.
He failed to get any tickets in that process and then was unable to get tickets to the events he wanted to attend during the mail order period.
The Board will ask the SEC to approve rule amendments to ensure that underwriters communicate details about an issuer's retail order period to all dealers involved in a bond sale, and that dealers collect certain information about each customer order.
The execution of each order period will not exceed (6) six months.
Total quantity or scope: about 110 Mg / yr in order period 7.
President of managed services at Pacnet, Jim Fagan, said : "If you have your private cloud running in Sydney and you want to interconnect to, say Amazon Web Services in Singapore via a private link rather than the public Internet you will have a 15 day order period and one- or two-year contract with fixed bandwidth.
The bond issue will feature a priority retail order period on Wednesday January 14.