SEC Adopts Final Rules to Facilitate Intrastate and Regional Securities Offerings


On October 26, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted rules designed to modernize intrastate and small offerings by companies while maintaining investor protections. Among the changes is the adoption of Securities Act Rule 147A, a new intrastate offering exemption that “further accommodates offers accessible to out-of-state residents and companies that are incorporated or organized out‑of‑state.” Press Release.