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Ten-Day Window

The period of time an investor who buys more than 5% of a publicly-traded company has before it must file with the SEC. That is, the investor has 10 days to announce that it has purchased more than 5% of the company. This requirement is intended to give the investor an appropriate amount of time to organize his/her records while also encouraging transparency in the market.

ten-day window

The span of time between the point when an individual or a company buys 5% or more of a firm's stock and the point at which the purchase must be publicly reported.
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There is a 10 day window from sign up date to schedule and process paperwork.
Raytheon has a 10 day window to complaint the decision; spokesman Mike Nachshen said, "Raytheon has been notified by the Air Force on their Space Fence decision; pending our post-decision debrief with the Air Force, it is inappropriate to comment at this time.
The best news in this schedule is that our work will provide all nine casinos the opportunity to begin offering table games within a 10 day window," O'Toole says.
Two patients in Florida developed HIV after receiving blood products from an HIV-infected individual who donated blood in the 7 to 10 day window of time before the virus can be detected by currently available laboratory tests.