SEC Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies to Hold Conference Call Meeting
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C., Jan. 4, 2012—
The Securities and Exchange Commission Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies will hold a public meeting by conference telephone call on Friday, January 6.
The meeting will begin at 1:00 p.m. EST, and an audio webcast will be available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. The agenda includes discussion of a recommendation to the Commission on relaxing restrictions on general solicitation and advertising of securities offerings that are exempt from registration.
The advisory committee was formed last year to provide a formal mechanism for the Commission to receive advice and recommendations on privately held small businesses and publicly traded companies with a market capitalization less than $250 million.
More information about the SEC's Advisory Committee on Small and Emerging Companies is available at http://www.sec.gov/info/smallbus/acsec.shtml.