Subcommittee Reports of the SEC Advisory Committee on Improvements to Financial Reporting
The Advisory Committee is publishing four subcommittee reports that were presented to the Advisory Committee at its May 2, 2008 open meeting and is soliciting public comment on those subcommittee reports. The subcommittee reports contain the subcommittees' updates of their work through the May 2, 2008 open meeting and contain preliminary hypotheses and other material that will be considered by the full Committee in developing recommendations for the Committee's final report.
Definition of Eligible Portfolio Company Under the Investment Company Act of 1940
The Commission is adopting an amendment to a rule under the Investment Company Act of 1940 to more closely align the definition of eligible portfolio company, and the investment activities of business development companies (``BDCs''), with the purpose that Congress intended. The amendment expands the definition of eligible portfolio company to include certain companies that list their securities on a national securities exchange.