Taiwan Stock Exchange - Rules & Regulations Directory
Article NO. Content
(Firm Commitment Underwriting of Securities)
A securities underwriter which underwrites securities on a firm commitment basis shall, at the end of the period of underwriting specified in the underwriting agreement, subscribe the unsold portion of securities for its own account.
The securities underwriter which underwrites securities on a firm commitment basis may subscribe to such securities before placing them for sale or it may specify in the underwriting agreement that a portion of the securities covered in the agreement shall be reserved for subscription by the underwriter for his own account.
The qualifications required for an underwriter to undertake firm commitment underwriting shall be prescribed by the Competent Authority.