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Small Company Capital Formation Act of 2011 – Much Needed but At What Cost?

There is a new bill in the House that aims to facilitate capital raising by private companies (H.R. 1070). The bill was introduced in March 2011 by Representative David Schweiker and is currently being considered by the House Committee on Financial Services. The bill proposes to amend Section...

Overwhelming House Approval of Capital Formation Reforms

The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed two bills designed to improve capital formation, one addressing the 500-shareholder threshold for SEC registration and one addressing offerings under Regulation A . 500-Shareholder SEC Registration Threshold Sections 12(g) of the Securities Exchange...