underwriting

Underwriting services are provided by some large financial institutions, such as banks, insurance companies and investment houses, whereby they guarantee payment in case of damage or financial loss and accept the financial risk for liability arising from such guarantee.

(source: en.wikipedia.org)

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January 08, 2019  |  B2B Payments

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November 06, 2018  |  Loans

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