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Accredited Investor Terms

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There is a banking reform bill working through Congress… in case you hadn’t noticed. Fred Wilson points out, rightly so, that the banking reform does a lot more than just reform banking rules, it goes to the very heart of who can invest in non-banking activities and how. 1) Changing the definition of a “qualified investor” in angel and venture deals. Not just anyone can invest in a startup company. You have to be a qualified investor. A qualified investor is currently defined as anyone with a net worth of over $1mm or net income of over $250k. Dodd’s bill would increase that to $2.3mm and $450k respectively. And then index those ...
REVIEWS AND OPINIONS
The Private Placement Process - Step by Step Overview
as used in this text refers to the offer and sale of any security by a brokerage firm not involving a public offering, hence it’s a ‘ private offering ’. Private placement offerings are not the subject of a registration statement filed with the SEC under the 1933 Act . Private placements are done in reliance upon Sections 3(b) or 4(2) of the 1933 Act as construed or under Regulation D as promulgated by the SEC , or both. Regulation D , promulgated in 1982, sets forth certain guidelines for compliance with the Private Offering Exemption . Any registered representative who are involved in the private placement process are expected ... market research, surveys and trends
What are Hedge Funds and Starting Your Own Hedge Fund
In the securities world, the term “Hedge Fund” does not necessarily imply any use of “hedging” as commonly understood; for example where commodity traders use options to “hedge” a commodity position. Presently, in the securities world the term “hedge fund” refers to any type of Private Investment Company operating under certain exemptions from registration under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940. “Hedge Funds” are often referred to as “alternate investment vehicles” and are tailored to the needs of sophisticated, high net ... market research, surveys and trends

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How to Qualify As An Accredited Investor | eHow.com
This may surprise some people, but most investors in America do not have access to many of the most lucrative investment opportunities that are available. Double-digit returns are commonplace and new company initial offerings are just a couple of the things that most of us will never see. WHY? ACCREDITED INVESTORS: BACKGROUND Following the 1929 Stock Market crash and ensuing Great Depression, the U.S. Congress decided that the federal government needed to intervene in the securities markets and establish new 'rules of the road'. Congress passed the Securities Act of 1933, still in effect today, required companies ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Center for Private Equity and Entrepreneurship: Private Equity ...
a financing event whereby angel groups and / or venture capitalists become involved in a fast growth company that was previously financed by founders and their friends and families. Back to Topˆ Accredited investor – a person or legal entity, such as a company or trust fund, that meets certain net worth and income qualifications and is considered to be sufficiently sophisticated to make investment decisions in private offerings. Regulation D of the Securities Act of 1933 exempts accredited investors from the protection of the Securities Act. The Securities and Exchange Commission has proposed revisions to the ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Changes in Registration and Reporting Requirements for Private Funds under the ...
United States, Finance and Banking, Changes in Registration and Reporting Requirements for Private Funds under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 in the Dodd-Frank Act - Morrison & Foerster LLP - 20/07/2010, Capital Markets, Financial Services, Fund Management - Hedge, Mutual, Investment etc., Investment, Consumer, Health and Family United States: Changes in Registration and Reporting Requirements for Private Funds under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 in the Dodd-Frank Act Article by Kenneth W. Muller, Thomas Devaney and Chip Lion On July 15, 2010, the United States Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Dodd-Frank Bill reshapes businesses
The passage of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Bill") represents the most ambitious and thorough regulatory reform of the laws governing the financial industry since the Great Depression. Please log in below to access the full article. If you are not an existing Lexology subscriber, please register for the free daily legal newsfeed service here . On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA"), the first part of Congress' historic health care reform legislation. Does your company provide its ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

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Definitions and Terms Used in Regulation D Reg. § 230.501. As used ...
As used in Regulation D [§§ 230.501-230.508], the following terms shall have the meaning indicated: (a) Accredited investor. "Accredited investor" shall ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Browse Previous - Electronic Code of Federal Regulations:
shall mean any person who comes within any of the following categories, or who the issuer reasonably believes comes within any of the following categories, at the time of the sale of the securities to that person: (1) Any bank as defined in section 3(a)(2) of the Act, or any savings and loan association or other institution as defined in section 3(a)(5)(A) of the Act whether acting in its individual or fiduciary capacity; any broker or dealer registered pursuant to section 15 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; any insurance company as defined in section 2(13) of the Act; any investment company registered under the ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Rule 501 -- Definitions and Terms Used in Regulation D
shall mean any person who comes within any of the following categories, or who the issuer reasonably believes comes within any of the following categories, at the time of the sale of the securities to that person: Any bank as defined in section 3(a)(2) of the Act, or any savings and loan association or other institution as defined in section 3(a)(5)(A) of the Act whether acting in its individual or fiduciary capacity; any broker or dealer registered pursuant to section 15 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; any insurance company as defined in section 2(a)(13) of the Act; any investment company registered under the ...
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WikiAnswers - What entity is considered an institutional investor
According to investment dictionaries an encyclopedias, any organization that trades large volumes of securities is considered to be an institutional investor. The current regulations do not define an institutional investor, they however define Institutional Manager and Accredited Investor, terms that may be treated as synonyms. Institutional Investment Manager According to the regulations dealing with SEC 13F filings, an institutional investment manager is an entity that either invests in, or buys and sells, securities for its own account; or an entity that exercises investment discretion over accounts owned by any other natural ...
Google Answers: Small businesses and Regulation D
Scotty, There are only two references to Regulation D in the document you linked to, and neither of them (that I could see) make mention of any in-depth explanations. However, the SEC website does have such an explanation available just the same, which you can see here: http://www.sec.gov/info/smallbus/qasbsec.htm The relevant section is extracted below...if this is what you need, let me know, and I will post it as an answer to your question. pafalafa-ga =============== Q&A: Small Business and the SEC D. Regulation D Regulation D establishes three exemptions from Securities Act registration. ...