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Fact Sheet: The SEC’s Proposed Expansion of the Private Markets Would Weaken Investor Protection and Continue to Ignore the Declining Public Markets

The SEC has proposed a radical expansion to the already complex web of exemptions under the current securities laws and regulations. If implemented, this expansion would expose financially unsophisticated retail investors to the risks of investing in companies that have funding challenges and prefer to not disclose information about their financial condition or growth prospects and decrease the protection of U.S.