Sep 16

The JOBS Act in the news:


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The S.E.C. and the S.B.A. are teaming up to promote new options for raising capital under the JOBS Act for small businesses. The first event will be held on September 25, 2014. For more information, visit here.

The WSJ is reporting that companies that have taken advantage of the JOBS Act exemptions to provide less transparency have seen their share prices fizzle within a year of their IPO. See: here.

We’ve never been a fan of the less transparency provided by the JOBS Act exemptions.

The S.E.C. still has not adopted its rules relating to crowdfunding.Here are a few videos of Rosanne discussing the JOBS Act:

S.E.C. rulemaking under the JOBS Act —

Why hedge funds still aren’t advertising —

Crowdfunding under the JOBS Act —