July 10, 2019
SEC Accepts Public Comment on Private Securities Offering Exemptions
Last month, the Securities and Exchange Commission released a request for public comment on how to improve the current exempt offering structure. Through this process, the Commission is seeking to broaden opportunities for investment while continuing to protect shareholders. The call for comment is directed towards startups, investors, and entrepreneurs who have worked within the existing exempt offering framework.
The emphasis of this evaluation is to optimize the “consistency, accessibility, and effectiveness of […] exemptions for both companies and investors,” according to the Commission. There are five key questions open for input:
WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR ME?
If you would like to give input regarding the future of the regulatory structure of exempt offerings, Comments can be directed to the Commission on or before September 24, 2019.
To submit comments: