Hedge Fund Glossary

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Section 4(2) of the Securities Act

exempts from Section 5 of the Securities Act any offerings of Securities in “transactions by an Issuer not involving a public offering.” This is the statutory origin of Private Placements. Regulation D is the safe harbor that gives definition to this statutory provision. See Regulation D.

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