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Confidential Draft Registration Statement

Submitting IPO confidentially to the SEC has become a popular strategy for emerging companies because many prefer to preserve their in-house data for obvious reasons. Nevertheless, an emerging company submitting DRS under the JOBS Act must still consider a few rules pertaining to their EDGAR filings. The SEC lists answers to your most frequently asked […]

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Edgar Agents In Marcum MicroCap & ACC In-house Counsel Markets

New York, NY/ Tel Aviv, Israel – Edgar Agents, LLC, a full service financial agency, is proud to sponsor two outstanding events this month, strengthening its presence in financial markets worldwide. The two events are leaders in the legal and financial sectors, providing educational and networking opportunities for publicly traded companies and all related industry […]

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First Quarter Sees Healthy Merger & Acquisition Activity

There were plenty of mergers and acquisitions this first quarter, but the deal-making slowed down around April this year. In the week ending May 12, there were 26 mergers and acquisitions, excluding bids, disposals, plans and all other activity that didn’t end in final agreements.  Most deals were done in the energy, technology and healthcare […]

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Why You Need Virtual Data Rooms For Your M&A Due Diligence

As technology evolves, improving laborious procedures that were once time consuming and expensive, the issue of security and efficiency continue to plague our trust. For instance, the due diligence process in mergers and acquisitions has shrunk significantly thanks to virtual data rooms (VDR), but there are still players questioning its privacy and speed. So, what […]

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5 Signs Proving April Was Best Month for IPOs

There has been a lot of IPO activity this month, making this year’s first quarter a good one for the IPO market. But beyond the number of IPOs that have priced and filed in April, there have been other signs that show the IPO market struck gold this month. For instance, less volatility and more […]

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How to Speed Up My Filing Process

Combined pressures have forced finance departments to search for faster, smarter ways to close the books, according to PriceWaterhouse & Cooper but sometimes speed is not enough. Sometimes a better strategy is the solution. We believe the same holds true for financial filings, so we’ve leveraged some of PWC’s strategies for a faster and smarter […]

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SEC UPDATED FORM TYPES by revising the text and check boxes on the cover page of Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, 10, 20-F, 40-F, S-1, S-3, S-4, S-8, S-11, F-1, F-3 and F-4.

As of April 12, 2017, SEC adopted technical amendments to conform several rules and forms to amendments made to the Securities Act of 1933 (“Securities Act”) and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”) by Title I of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (“JOBS”) Act. To effectuate inflation adjustments required under Title I and […]

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7 Ways Inline XBRL (iXBRL) Could Improve Your SEC Filings

On March 1, the SEC voted to propose amendments that would require inline XBRL (iXBRL) in financial documents. These recent proposals were made in an effort to improve data quality and accessibility for investors and analysts, but it might actually be beneficial for public companies and mutual funds as well. What is Inline XBRL? With […]

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SEC Wants Hyperlinked Exhibits on Registration Statements

The SEC has recently passed an amendment requiring exhibits listed in the exhibit index of specific filings to be hyperlinked directly to the exhibit. This allows for easy access from the list. And, although companies are not required to comply with this rule until September, the SEC has encouraged companies to begin working with their […]

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SEC Allows IFRS Foreign Private Issuers to File in XBRL

A new SEC taxonomy allows foreign private issuers who prepare their financials according to the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) to submit their reports using XBRL. All other foreign private issuers must submit their financial statements in XBRL for fiscal periods ending on or after December 15, 2017. Investors and analysts can now analyze data […]

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