shelf offering

Shelf offering

Offering of registered securities covered by a prospectus whose distribution is not underwritten on a firm commitment basis. The shares may be sold in one block or in small amounts from time to time in agency or principal transactions. See: Rule 415.

Shelf Registration

A method the SEC uses to allow a publicly-traded company to register several new issues of stock and actually offer them at any time over a two-year period, subject to compliance with other appropriate regulations. These offerings are covered by a single prospectus, but may be offered to the public in different tranches. See also: Rule 415.

shelf offering

A new security issue that is part of a larger issue that has been registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Companies are permitted to sell securities that are part of a shelf offering for up to two years without re-registering the issue with the SEC.
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Wells Fargo analyst David Maris said earlier this week that less than two weeks after filing a shelf offering, Valeant Pharmaceuticals launched a $1.
NASDAQ and TASE: PTNR), a Israeli communications operator, reports, pursuant to the company's Shelf Prospectus dated September 3, 2009, as amended to date, and the Supplemental Shelf Offering Report dated April 15, 2010, as amended to date (the "Offering Report"), that the company's Series D Notes will bear interest at a rate of 0.
If issued, the terms of the Additional Series A Notes will be similar to the terms of the Series A Notes previously issued by the Company in June 2010 and in March 2012, in accordance with the Company's shelf prospectus dated May 18, 2010 (the "Shelf Prospectus") and the shelf offering reports of June 2010 and March 2012, respectively and which are currently traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Ltd.
The SEC will consider whether to impose time limits before a sponsor of the ABS can conduct the first sale in a shelf offering.
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The bank said that terms of the offering would be divulged in a shelf offering report that is to be published shortly before the offering.
Wells Fargo analyst David Maris says that less than two weeks after filing a shelf offering, Valeant Pharmaceuticals this morning launched a $1.
NASDAQ: BCOM) (TASE: BCOM) has reported results of the offering made pursuant to a shelf offering report of the company dated September 15, 2016, the company said.
Southwest Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ: OKSB) has announced its plans to offer up to USD75m of securities under a public shelf offering.
Further, the fund has filed a registration statement relating to its proposed shelf offering with the US Securities and Exchange Commission and the new shares will not be sold until this is effective.