The SEC’s Office of the Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation announced on March 31st that it is hosting a series of virtual coffee breaks to engage with the public to discuss updates, trends, and perspectives on how COVID-19 is impacting raising capital. Each virtual coffee break will spotlight what is currently happening in a particular area of the market and incorporate feedback from entrepreneurs, investors, and other market participants.
The office will host its first virtual coffee break on April 3 at 11 a.m. EST to discuss updates in online investment capital raising. This is a timely topic, as many businesses and investors are considering new strategies to bridge networks. Instructions on how to participate in these virtual events are available on the office’s virtual coffee breaks event page. Businesses and investors can reach out to the office online at www.sec.gov/oasb, via email at email@example.com, or by phone at 202-551-5407 for support with their capital raising needs.