EDGAR Release

EDGAR 19.3

(September 2019)

Release 19.3:   On September 30, 2019, EDGAR Release 19.3 introduced the following changes:

New exhibit EX-96 (Mining Disclosure) was made available for submission form types S-1, S-1/A, S-3, S-3/A, S-4, S-4/A, S-4 POS, POS AM, F-1, F-1/A, F-3, F-3/A, F-4, F-4/A, F-4 POS, 10-12B, 10-12B/A, 10-12G, 10-12G/A, 10-K, 10-K/A, 20-F, 20-F/A, 20FR12B, 20FR12B/A, 20FR12G, 20FR12G/A, 1-A, 1-A/A, and 1-A POS. This change allows filers to provide disclosure about their mining properties in accordance with Commission Release 33-10570. Filers can attach EX-96 in official HTML, ASCII, or PDF format. See Chapter 5 (Constructing Attached Documents and Document Types), Chapter 8 (Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions), and Appendix E (Automated Conformance Rules for EDGAR Data Fields) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
For more information, see the "EDGARLink Online XML Technical Specification" and the "EDGAR Reg A XML Technical Specification" documents available at sec.gov (https://www.sec.gov/info/edgar/tech-specs).
In Commission Release 34-84858, Rule of Practice 194 was adopted, which, among other things, excluded associated persons that are not natural persons from the statutory disqualification prohibition in Exchange Act Section 15F(b)(6) (see Rule of Practice 194(c)), removed Rule 15Fb6-1, and removed Schedule C and any reference to it from submission form types SBSE, SBSE/A, SBSE-A, SBSE-A/A, SBSE-BD, and SBSE-BD/A. See Chapter 8 (Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
For more information, see the "EDGAR SBS Entity Forms XML Technical Specification" document available at sec.gov (https://www.sec.gov/info/edgar/tech-specs).
Filers must provide twelve character passwords instead of eight character passwords when logging into both the EDGAR Filing Website and the EDGAR Online Forms Management Website. Filers who do not update their password to twelve characters will be prompted to update it each time they log in. See Chapter 3 (Becoming an EDGAR Filer) and Chapter 4 (Generating Access Codes) of the EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume I: General Information." See Chapter 7 (Preparing and Transmitting EDGARLink Online Submissions) and Chapter 8 (Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
The EDGAR Filing Website and the EDGAR Online Forms Website home pages were updated to include a "Last Account Activity" heading. This displays the date, time, and whether the last login attempt was successful or not. Filers can also review account activity for the last 30 calendar days on both the EDGAR Filing Website and the EDGAR Online Forms Management Website by using the "Login History" link. See Chapter 4 (Generating EDGAR Access Codes) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume I: General Information." See Chapter 7 (Preparing and Transmitting EDGARLink Online Submissions) and Chapter 8 (Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
Submission form types N-CEN and N-CEN/A were updated to prevent filers from reporting duplicate series and class IDs. See Chapter 8 (Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
Submission form types ATS-N/UA and ATS-N/CA were updated to allow filers to report a change in their Market Participant Identification or MPID value. See Chapter 8 (Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
For more information, see the "EDGAR Form ATS-N XML Technical Specification" document available at sec.gov (https://www.sec.gov/info/edgar/tech-specs).
EDGAR accepts submission form types 24F-2NT, 24F-2NT/A, N-CR, N-CR/A, N-CSR, N-CSR/A, N-CSRS, N-CSRS/A, N-PX, N-PX/A, N-PX-FM, N-PX-FM/A, N-PX-NT, N-PX-NT/A, N-PX-VR, N-PX-VR/A, N-PX-CR, N-PX-CR/A, N-Q, N-Q/A, N-CEN, N-CEN/A, N-LIQUID, N-LIQUID/A, N-MFP2, N-MFP2/A, NPORT-EX, NPORT-EX/A, NPORT-NP, NPORT-NP/A, NPORT-P, NPORT-P/A, N-30D, N-30D/A, and N-30B-2 from deregistered investment companies for 400 calendar days from the time the investment company was deregistered. After 400 calendar days, these submissions are suspended. See Appendix A (Messages Reported by EDGAR) of the "EDGAR Filer Manual, Volume II: EDGAR Filing."
EDGAR no longer provides support for the IFRS-2017 and DEI-2014 taxonomies. Please see https://www.sec.gov/info/edgar/edgartaxonomies.shtml for a complete list of supported standard taxonomies.

Please refer to the Release Notes for more information regarding the changes made to EDGAR.