Adopted NASAA Policies
The following Statements of Policy adopted by the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) are applied to equity offerings that apply for registration with the Securities Division.
Although these policies are applied to equity offerings regardless of whether they are applying for registration pursuant to qualification, coordination, the Small Company Offering Registration (SCOR) program, or one of the coordinated review programs, each offering is considered separately and certain provisions of these policies may be waived or modified to fit a particular offering.
If you have questions regarding these policies, please contact:
Jill Vallely at Jill.Vallely@dfi.wa.gov or 360-902-8801
Hard copies of these policies may also be requested by contacting:
Carol Kelsey at Carol.Kelsey@dfi.wa.gov or 360-902-8760
- Corporate Securities Definitions (PDF)*
- Loans and Other Material Affiliated Transactions (PDF)*
- Options and Warrants (PDF)*
- Underwriting Expenses, Underwriter's Warrants, Selling Expenses and Selling Security Holders (PDF)*
- Promoter's Equity Investment (PDF)*
- Promotional Shares (PDF)*
- Impoundment of Proceeds (PDF)*
- Specificity in Use of Proceeds (PDF)*
- Unsound Financial Condition (PDF)*
- Preferred Stock (PDF)*
- Unequal Voting Rights (PDF)*
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