Agreement Among Underwriters

Agreement used in the purchase of a Bond Issue by a Syndicate to set out the rights, obligations and purchase commitments of each Underwriter; to authorize one or more Underwriters to act as Manager(s); and to give the Manager(s) authority to act on behalf of the others in connection with the Bond Issue.

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Manager or Co-Manager

One or more members of a bond underwriting syndicate that has primary responsibility for managing the syndicate.

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120% Rule

Rule outlined in Section 147(b) of the code that states private activity bonds are not tax-exempt bonds if the weighted average maturity of the bond issue exceeds 120% of the average reasonably expected economic useful life of the facilities financed with the bond proceeds.