SEC Solicits Public Comment on Business and Financial Disclosure Requirements in Regulation S-K

SEC Solicits Public Comment on Business and Financial Disclosure Requirements in Regulation S-K l Press Release: The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

April 15, 2016

  • The Securities and Exchange Commission voted on April 13 to publish a concept release discussing and seeking public comment on modernizing certain business and financial disclosure requirements in Regulation S-K.  The Commission is interested in receiving input on whether the disclosure requirements continue to elicit the information that investors need for investment and voting decisions and how registrants can most effectively present the information.  The Commission is also seeking comment on the costs and benefits of the disclosure requirements for companies and investors.