Seward & Kissel briefing: Annual regulatory reminders

Seward & Kissel publishes its 2018 annual regulatory reminders memorandum.

On 09 February 2018, Seward & Kissel published a memorandum, “Annual regulatory reminders”, highlighting requirements applicable to the following advisers.

All investment advisers (including those not registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)) should review Section 1. Sections 2 - 5 should be reviewed by advisers where applicable.

1. All advisers

  • Securities Exchange Act of 1934 Filings
  • Privacy Notice
  • New Issue Eligibility
  • Contractual Obligations
  • Private Offering Exemption Filings
  • Rule 506(d) under Regulation D of the Securities Act, and
  • TIC and BEA Reporting Requirements

2. SEC registered advisers and exempt reporting advisers

  • Form ADV Annual Amendment and Delivery, and
  • State Filings

3. SEC registered advisers

  • Compliance Policies and Procedures
  • Audited Financial Statements and Surprise Exams, and
  • Form PF

4. Advisers that trade futures, commodities, certain swaps and other commodity interests

  • Commodity Pool Operators, and
  • Commodity Trading Advisors

5. Private equity and venture capital fund advisers

For more information contact an attorney at Seward & Kissel or Richard Perry.

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