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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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About 50 per cent of the portion meant for the qualified institutional investors portion was subscribed, while the retail subscription stood only at 4 per cent.
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Registration to the forum is nearly full, with a few seats left for qualified institutional investors representing SWFs, family offices, asset managers, private equity and direct investors, and high-net worth retail investors.
62% of its existing share capital, to qualified institutional investors.
Another recent development that may have an impact on middle-market issuers in the private market is Rule 144A, which permits qualified institutional investors to trade in private placements.

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