About the bill
H.R. 4279 directs the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to amend its rules to enable closed-end funds that meet certain requirements to be considered “well-known seasoned issuers” (WKSIs) and to conform the filing and offering regulations for closed-end funds to those of traditional operating companies—which will simplify the registration process and enable these funds to more easily provide information to investors.
Closed-end funds are types of investment companies whose shares are listed on a stock exchange or are traded in the over-the-counter market. A registered closed-end fund is ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 18, 2018
Length: 4 pages
H.R. 4279 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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