Rule 415

Rule 415

Permits corporations to file a registration for securities they intend to issue in the future when market conditions are favorable. See: Shelf registration.

Rule 415

An SEC regulation allowing a publicly-traded company to register a new issue of stock and actually offer it at any time over a two-year period, subject to compliance with other appropriate regulations. This offering is covered by a single prospectus but may be offered to the public in different tranches. This practice is called shelf registration.

Rule 415

A 1982 SEC rule that permits corporations to register a security issue and then sell the securities piecemeal throughout a two-year period as conditions and needs warrant. See also shelf registration.
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These sales would be made in the offerings as defined in Rule 415 of the US Securities Act.
The senior notes are being offered in a registered offering pursuant to Rule 415 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
The issuance is pursuant to a Rule 415 shelf filing and the proceeds will be used for partial financing of Gilead's USD11.
Just before Rattner got into the business, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued Rule 415, a landmark ruling that abolished the last vestige of fixed commissions dealing with investment banking.
The sales, if any, would be made in "at the market" offerings as defined in Rule 415 of the Securities Act.
Subject to customary closing conditions, the registered senior notes offering under Rule 415 of the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended, will close on 5 December 2016.
18 November 2011 - S&P on Thursday set its BBB+ rating to the USD1bn (EUR741m) senior unsecured notes due 2021 to be issued under the Rule 415 shelf registration of US consumer foods maker and marketer General Mills (NYSE:GIS).
The sales, if any, would be made in "at the market" offerings, as defined in Rule 415 of the Securities Act, including privately negotiated transactions.
This ATM equity programme allows the sale of the company's common stock, if any, through Stifel, Nicolaus & Company by any method deemed to be an "at-the-market offering" under Rule 415 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act").
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-November 15, 2011--S&P rates Rule 415 shelf, USD300m notes of Clorox at BBB+(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
The programme allows it to sell the common share in such number, at times and prices decided by it and accordingly, sales of its common stock, if any, may be made through its sales agent by any method deemed to be an "at-the-market offering" as defined in Rule 415 under the US Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the securities act).
The issuance part of the company's Rule 415 shelf registration and the proceeds will likely be used for general corporate purposes and the retirement of USD 400 million 1.