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Secondary Trading in Regulation A+ Securities; $4.4 Million Committed by Investors Under Regulation Crowdfunding

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Crowdfunding, Public Companies and Securities In connection with the SEC meeting of the Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies, the SEC posted a presentation which deals in part on secondary trading of Regulation A+ securities. Among other things, it includes slides showing secondary trading activity in two Regulation A offerings – Elio Motors and Coastal Banking Company.  The Elio […] Read more →

by   |   July 19, 2016


First Inline XBRL Filing Made with SEC

Public Companies and Securities Lennar Corporation became the first to make a filing using the SEC’s newly permitted Inline XBRL format in this Form 10-Q. The SEC permitted use of the new format in an... Read more →

by   |   July 12, 2016


SEC Approves Nasdaq Golden Leash Disclosure Rule

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has approved Nasdaq’s proposed Rule 5250(b)(3) regarding disclosure of so called golden leash arrangements. The Rule requires each listed company to publicly... Read more →

by   |   July 1, 2016

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Examples of Brexit Disclosures in SEC Filings

Public Companies and Securities As Broc Romanek noted on the, a number of SEC filings discussing Brexit have been made. I have noted some of the disclosures below, focusing on those that... Read more →

by   |   June 29, 2016