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Qualified Institutional Investor

An institutional investor allowed to privately place securities with other institutional investors without registering the trade with the SEC. This requires that the private placement be for investment purposes and not for resale to the general public; it also requires that the institutional investors have at least $100 million dollars under management. It is also known as a Qualified Institutional Buyer (QIB). See also: Private placement memorandum, Rule 144A.

qualified institutional investor

An institutional investor that is permitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission to trade private placement securities without registering the securities with the SEC.
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The securities will not be registered under the Securities Act or applicable state securities laws and were offered by the placement agents only to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933 and outside the United States in accordance with Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933.
The senior notes will be offered in the United States to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933 and outside the United States pursuant to Regulation S under the Securities Act.
The notes will be sold through an offering to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
The offering will be made only to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and to non-U.
The Notes are being sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act").
The offering will be made only to qualified institutional buyers in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, outside of the United States in compliance with Regulation S under the Securities Act, and to a limited number of other institutional "Accredited Investors" (as defined in Rule 501(a)(1), (2), (3) or (7) under the Securities Act).
The Notes are being offered to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act").
Macrovision Corporation (NASDAQ:MVSN) announced today the completion of its sale of $240 million principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2011 in an offering to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
E[acute accent]The notes subject to the private placement have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or any state securities laws, and are being offered only to qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act and to non-U.

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