Tagged: jason paltrowitz

OTC Markets Exec on Small Cap IPOs: Don’t Go Public Too Soon, You May Regret It

Frequently, private firms aim to grow and become public companies at some point in their evolution. This is one of the ways you can also provide liquidity for early investors. Yet by becoming a “registered” or “reporting company,” you must comply with a heightened degree… Read More

OTC Markets Publishes Best 50 Firms Traded in 2021

OTC Markets has published its annual ranking of the top 50 firms traded on its platform. The OTCQX Best 50 ranks the top U.S. and international companies traded on the OTCQX Best Market, based on an equal weighting of one-year total return and average daily… Read More

OTC Markets Acquires Virtual Investor Conferences Tech

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), has acquired assets pertaining to “Virtual Investor Conferences” (VIC) previously owned by PR Newswire. Terms of the transaction were not made public. OTC Markets said the online investor conference tech enables a similar experience to live meetings with institutional investors, advisors,… Read More

OTC Markets Goes Global. Opens Office in London

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), has made a strategic move to expand its global reach by opening up an office in London. In a release, OTC Markets described the move as “part of a broader strategy to meet the needs of European issuers looking for… Read More

OTC Markets Responds to Reg A+ Securities Trading Questions, Comments on New SEC Rule that Allows Listed Firms to Raise Capital Under the Exemption

This week, CI reported about a problem for Regulation A issuers (or Reg A+ as it is called). Speaking with Mark Elenowitz, a Wall Street veteran and CEO of Tripoint Global and Bank, he explained a nagging problem for issuers using the security exemption who… Read More

OTC Markets Group Announces First Canadian-listed Reg A+ Offering on OTCQB Venture Market

OTC Markets Group Inc.(OTCQX: OTCM), an operator of financial markets for ten thousand U.S. and global securities, announced on Thursday that True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. (CSE: MJ) (FSE: TLA) (OTCQB: TRLFF), the first Canadian-listed company, to conduct a successful Reg. A+ offering on its… Read More

OTC Markets Partners with Canadian Securities Exchange

OTC Markets (OTCQX: OTCM) has formed a parternship with the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE), a Canadian listing exchange recognized as a Qualified Foreign Exchange in the U.S.. The strategic alliance is said to offer a new program for issuers looking for an efficient IPO experience… Read More

Novume Solutions Begins Trading on OTCQX, Boosted by Reg A+ Offer

Novume Solutions, a holding company formed as part of the merger between Keystone Solutions and Brekford Traffic Safety, has commenced trading on OTCQX. Keystone Solutions utilized the Reg A+ securities exemption to raise $5.3 million earlier this year. A copy of the Offering Circular is… Read More

Jason Paltrowitz, Executive VP at OTC Markets, Joins CfPA Board

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) has announced that Jason Paltrowitz, Executive Vice President of Corporate Services, has joined the Board of Directors of the Crowdfunding Professional Association (CfPA). In his role at OTC Markets Group, Paltrowitz is responsible for managing the firm’s Corporate Services business. OTC… Read More

OTC Markets Survey: Increasing Liquidity is Top Concern for Small Cap Stocks

OTC Markets is out with a report that indicates small-cap companies are overlooking important ways they can boost investor interest in their stock.  The study, which was conducted between March and May 2017, surveyed 117 CEOs and CFOs of companies under $2 billion in market… Read More

CNBC Profit Star & Billionaire Marcus Lemonis to Keynote at Crowd Invest Summit

Crowd Invest Summit has confirmed that Marcus Lemonis, star of the highly popular CNBC reality series “The Profit” will participate in a Fireside Keynote Chat at the forthcoming crowdfunding conference in Los Angeles this fall. Lemonis is a self made billionaire and is currently the… Read More

Where to List Your Shares? OTC Markets Says it Offers All the Benefits of NYSE MKT at Half the Cost

The advent of new securities exemptions has created opportunity for various sectors of finance. Beyond the fact that issuing companies now have new alternatives for raising capital, and a broader group of investors may gain access to early stage companies, there is a question of… Read More

OTC Markets Now Offers Temporary Exemption for OTCQX Alternative Reporting Companies

OTC Markets Group, the operator of the OTCQX, OTCQB, and Pink financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, announced on Wednesday it is offering an exemption for OTCQX companies that report under the Alternative Reporting Standard (ARS) to trade on the OTCQB Venture Market if… Read More

Is Reg A+ a Game-Changer? Absolutely. But it Will Take Some Time

Regulation A, or Reg A+ as everyone now calls it, has been heralded as the future of small IPOs by some. The updated securities exemption was created by Title IV of the JOBS Act and came into effect during 2015. Allowing smaller companies to raise… Read More

OTC Markets Hosts Reg A+ Bootcamp with CrowdfundBeat

OTC Markets has scheduled a one-day “Bootcamp” on leveraging updated rules enacted under Title IV of the JOBS Act. OTC Markets and Crowdfund Beat Media will be co-hosting a gathering at OTC headquarters in New York City to provide smaller companies the information they need… Read More

Inaugural Crowd Invest Summit Expands Sponsors & Speakers

The inaugural Crowd Invest Summit continues to expand its roster of participants for the December event in Los Angeles.  The conference organizers previously announced Robert Herjavec, founder of Herjavec Group and star of ABC’s Emmy Award-winning hit Shark Tank, will speak in a Fireside Keynote… Read More

OTC Markets Launches Equity Research Hub

OTC Markets Group has launched a new service. The operator of financial markets has released an online equity research hub.  This new feature was created in collaboration with ACF Equity Research, Edison and Sidoti & Company. The research is available on otcmarkets.com and is described… Read More

OTC Markets Report: When You List on OTCQX Share Volume Jumps

OTC Markets has published a research report on issuers listing on the OTCQX “Best Market”.  The research was completed by Oxford Metrica and was commissioned by OTC Markets. According to the report, trading volume on shares increased by 53% once they moved over to the… Read More

OTC Markets Lists Top Companies: 50 Best in Share Price Performance

OTC Markets, a financial marketplace for over 10,000 US and global securities, has published a first ever OTCQX Best 50 performing companies listed on their marketplace. The criteria used was an equal weighting of one year share price performance in 2014.  Granted we are in the… Read More