Underwriting fee

The portion of the gross underwriting spread that compensates the securities firms that underwrite a public offering for their underwriting risk. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • No-Fee Mortgage — A mortgage in which a mortgagee does not charge the mortgagor any fees for the applications, appraisals, underwriting, processing, private mortgage insurance and other third party closing costs typically associated with mortgages. The total cost… …   Investment dictionary

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