Tag Archives: Funding

SEC Lifts Ban On General Solicitation, Allowing Startups To Advertise That They’re Fundraising

The SEC has just voted 4 to 1 in favor of implementing section 201(a) of the JOBS Act, which lifts the ban on general solicitation and permits startups, venture capitalists, and hedge funds to openly advertise that they’re raising money in private offerings. While it may pose added risk of investors being misled, it should […]

JOBS Act Falls Short on IPO Markets

JOBS Act Falls Short on IPO Markets By Joseph Mason March 26, 2012 RSS Feed Print Joseph Mason is the Moyse/LBA Chair of Banking at the Ourso School of Business at Louisiana State University and a senior fellow at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. The JOBS Act appears to be a long-overdue […]