Tagged: otc markets

Fintech Organization Investview Moves to OTC Market

Fintech organization Investview announced on Thursday it is now trading shares on OTC Market’s OTCQX and will be displayed as INVU. The company revealed has been trading on the PINK and as one of the first actions of the management team after the recent acquisition, it applied… Read More

OTC Markets to Expand Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program: Includes Continental Stock Transfer & Trust

 OTC Markets Group Inc.(OTCQX: OTCM), operator of financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, announced that Continental Stock Transfer & Trust has joined OTC Markets’ Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program. The organization revealed it launched the Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program initiative with the goal of… 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

Legislation that will Expand Scope of Reg A+ Passes the House

Yesterday the House of Representatives approved the Improving Access to Capital Act (HR 2864), legislation that will expand the usage of Regulation A+, a securities exemption that has gained in popularity for smaller firms. The legislation was sponsored by Representative Kyrsten Sinema. Reg A+ was… 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

Corporate Stock Transfer has joined OTC Markets’ Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), has announced that Corporate Stock Transfer has joined OTC Markets’ Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program.  This broadens the list of transfer agents that have partnered with OTC Markets Group to provide greater transparency of share information for OTCQX, OTCQB and Pink® securities…. 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

New & Improved: Reg A+ May Soon Be Available for Publicly Traded Firms

There is a bill circulating in Congress that may dramatically impact Reg A+ utilization – the crowdfunding rule that currently allows issuers to raise up to $50 million in a scaled disclosure environment. Sponsored by House Representatives Kyrsten Sinema and Trey Hollingsworth, the bill (HR… 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

OTC Markets Releases Q1 Results as Revenue Increases 5% versus Year Prior

  OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2017. OTC revenues came in at $13.4 million for the quarter versus $12.8 million for prior year quarter a 5% increase. Operating income hit $4.2 million for the quarter versus… Read More

OTC Markets Grows Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), has added Colonial Stock Transfer Co. Inc. and Transfer Online, Inc. to their Transfer Agent Verified Shares Program. The addition of these companies further grows the list of transfer agents that have partnered with OTC Markets Group to improve… 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

OTCQX Celebrates 10 Years of Operation

OTC Markets’ OTCQX – or their best marketplace – is celebrating its 10th anniversary of operations. While OTC Markets’ lineage dates back to 1913, their “elite tier” of traded securities remains a pre-teen. Modeled after the London Stock Exchange’s successful AIM market, OTCQX was created… 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

Regulation A+ Bootcamp – New York City

CrowdFund Beat and OTC Markets Group invite you to join us for a full day workshop featuring the industry thought leaders that worked on the first Regulation A+ deal. Learn the “do’s and don’ts” to create a successful Regulation A+ offering from their insider perspective…. 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

VStock Transfer to Participate in OTC Markets Public Repository for Share Data

OTC Markets has enlised VStock Transfer as the first participant in its new initiative to create a central repository for share data on companies traded on their various marketplaces.  The initiative is designed to boost overall transparency for securities traded on OTC Markets.  Cromwell Coulson,… 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

NASAA Criticizes National Securities Exchange Regulatory Parity Act as Undermining State Authority

The North American Securities Administrator Association (NASAA), the lobbying group for state securities regulators, published a comment last week regarding the passage of the National Securities Exchange Regulatory Parity Act (HR 5421).  NASAA appears ready to battle the legislation, which passed on a voice vote… Read More