Definition of Finder

An intermediary who contracts to find, introduce and bring together parties to a business opportunity, leaving ultimate negotiations and consummation of business transaction to the principals. Business Development Services, Inc. v. Field Container Corp., 96 Ill. App.3d 834, 52 Ill.Dec. 405, 412, 422 N.E.2d 86, 93. With respect to a securities issue, refers to one who brings together an issuer and an underwriter; in connection with mergers, refers to one who brings two companies together. May also refer to one who secures mortgage financing for borrower; or one who locates a particular type of executive or professional for a corporation; or one who locates a particular type of business acquisition for a corporation.

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