- Used to refer to warrants because they are usually issued attached to privately placed bonds. The New York Times Financial Glossary
* * *when a company raises money by issuing ( issue) debt, with the right for investors of the debt to exchange it at a later date for shares in the company, perhaps with a right to buy shares at a lower price than usual:
• 16 Japanese debt issues with equity kickers were brought to market in April alone.
* * *equity kicker UK US noun [C] (also equity sweetener) INFORMAL FINANCE► a financial arrangement in which a lender to a business will also receive part of any profits: »
Are you ready to pay extremely high interest rates, and offer a big equity kicker too?
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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kicker — Something added to a contract proposal to make it more attractive. See sweetener. ► “Traditionally, private debt placements for companies rated B or lower contained equity kickers commonly warrants for 5% to 10% of the company.” (Corporate… … American business jargon