In a vain attempt to be like the trendy media outlets that use odd-numbered lists and slightly misleading headlines as clickbait, we present answers to seven commonly asked questions about the continuing disclosure requirements of SEC Rule 15c2-12.
As anyone who would be interested enough to click on this post surely knows, Rule 15c2-12 generally requires underwriters of municipal securities to (1) review an official statement before an offering and (2) determine that an obligated person has promised to provide certain ongoing information to investors after the offering. In the years following the end of the SEC’s Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperation initiative in 2014, many in the industry have been revisiting the continuing disclosure component of the rule. The members of the Gilmore & Bell securities group frequently receive some version of the following questions.
By: Bill Burns
Posted: July 5, 2018