Market Capitalization

by Joshua Malone

Market capitalization is one of the go-to statistics for surety underwriters when evaluating a public corporation’s financial information. The market capitalization (commonly referred to as “market cap” for short) represents the value of the corporation’s outstanding shares and thus basically the value of the company. If an investor wanted to try and purchase a corporation […]

Attachment Bonds

by Joshua Malone

Attachment bonds are a unique type of court bond. They are required by plaintiffs who want to seize a defendant’s property. An attachment bond guarantees the plaintiff will pay damages to the defendant in the event the court eventually decides the plaintiff did not have the authority to attach the property. In contrast, a defendant […]