By progressively shortening the Rule 144 holding period for resales of restricted securities, the Securities and Exchange Commission has enhanced such securities’ liquidity and reduced the overall cost of raising capital. The...more
I. Introduction -
Over the past decade, a paradigm shift has been occurring in the capital markets that has opened a new panoply of options for security holders desiring liquidity.
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In a watershed event reversing decades of private offering restrictions, on July 10, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved final rules required by the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act of 2012 (JOBS...more