Securities and Exchange Commission April 30, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Thrivent Mutual Funds, et al.; Notice of Application
Document Number: E8-9459
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Disclosure of Divestment by Registered Investment Companies in Accordance With Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007
Document Number: E8-9410
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-04-30
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Securities and Exchange Commission is adopting amendments to its forms under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the Investment Company Act of 1940 that will require disclosure by a registered investment company that divests, in accordance with the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007, from securities of issuers that the investment company determines, using credible information that is available to the public, conduct or have direct investments in certain business operations in Sudan. The Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act limits civil, criminal, and administrative actions that may be brought against a registered investment company that divests itself from such securities, provided that the investment company makes disclosures in accordance with regulations prescribed by the Commission.