signature guarantee

Definition

An authentication of a signature in the form of a stamp or seal by a bank, a stock exchange member or another acceptable guarantor. Often required when securities are transferred from one party to another.

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There was a signature guarantee and we were glad to have it because they had been not very trustworthy in the past.

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The signature guarantee provided by Citi Bank let John know that the agreement he was about to enter into was going to be legitimate and binding.

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An individual transferring securities often requires a signature guarantee in order for the transfer to be completed, often there will be a stamp or seal on the paperwork along with the individuals signature to verify the veracity of the transfer.

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