Can I Invest in Private Companies?

The Securities & Exchange Commission´s Relaxed “Accredited Investor” Definition is Opening More Opportunities to More Investors than Ever Before For many investors, investing in private company securities has long been a question of “Legally, can I?” Consistent with much other governmental line-drawing, the answer to the question of whether someone can invest in private companies,… Continue reading Can I Invest in Private Companies?

New SEC “Finders”​ Definition and Its Impact on Raising Capital for Early Stage Companies

On October 7, 2020, the Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) published its proposed rule exempting under certain circumstances people they define as “Finders” from the requirements of the SEC´s broker-dealer compliance regime. Practically speaking, this means that if the proposed rule is adopted in its proposed form, early stage companies and startups will be able to pay… Continue reading New SEC “Finders”​ Definition and Its Impact on Raising Capital for Early Stage Companies