house of issue

noun

: an investment bank that originates new security offerings for public distribution or joins with other houses in purchase groups that underwrite such offerings

Word History

First Known Use

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of house of issue was in 1917

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“House of issue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/house%20of%20issue. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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