Monthly Archives: October 2015

Public Advertising of “Private Placements” – A Brave New (Risky) World

According to the SEC, in 2012 companies raised $173 billion through direct private placements, and pooled funds raised $725 billion. These offerings were conducted without public advertising. After September 23, 2013 companies and hedge funds offering their securities in private placements can now advertise the offering to the public, so long as (1) all purchasers [...]

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