Hedge Fund Glossary

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Blackout Period

in the Securities context, Blackout Period refers to a period during which certain designated individuals are prohibited from trading in a company’s equity Securities. Blackout Periods are also governed by SEC Regulation BTR (Blackout Trading Restriction), which came about as a result of Sarbanes-Oxley. See Regulation BTR.

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