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Information About Foreign Issuers and Foreign Companies

The U.S. capital markets have long been a desired goal for foreign companies that are interested in raising funds or establishing a trading market for their securities. Two of the most important laws applicable to companies seeking to… Read More

Exchange Act Registration & Going Public For Foreign Issuers

Foreign companies going public in the United States must file a registration statement covering a class of securities pursuant to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (“Exchange Act”) if the class of securities will be listed… Read More

How Does A Foreign Issuer Register Shares When Going Public?

A foreign issuer seeking to go public has several registration statement forms available for its going public transactions. Regardless of the registration statement form selected, all registration statements and other material filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission… Read More

Periodic Reporting for Foreign Issuers – Going Public Lawyers

A foreign private issuer seeking to go public  in the U.S. can file a registration statement covering a public offering of securities under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (“Securities Act”), register a class of equity securities under… Read More

Does a Foreign Company File a Registration Statement To Go Public?

Under federal securities laws, a foreign company that meets the definition of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of a foreign private issuer must register an offering of its securities under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended… Read More

Foreign Private Issuer Disclosure Obligations – Going Public Lawyers

Foreign issuers seeking to go public and access the U.S. capital markets must comply with the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 (Securities Act) and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Exchange Act). The Securities Act requires… Read More

Considerations For Foreign Companies Going Public

  The U.S. markets are a preferred venue for foreign companies seeking to raise capital and/or create liquidity for shareholders by going public. There are unique requirements under U.S. securities laws for foreign issuers seeking to go public… Read More

Foreign Issuers Going Public and How? Securities Attorney

Foreign issuers seeking to go public have several options for their transactions.  Foreign issuers seeking to go public in the U.S. may complete an initial public offering or direct public offering by registering an offering of securities with the Securities… Read More

Going Public For Foreign Private Issuers

Securities Lawyer 101 Blog The securities laws provide numerous benefits to issuers who qualify as foreign private issuers. Among those benefits are reduced disclosure obligations and relaxed financial statement requirements. Qualification as a foreign private issuer is not determined… Read More