By: SBIA | March 23, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Tonnie Wybensinger Executive Director, BDC Council Small Business Investor Alliance (202) 628-5057 firstname.lastname@example.org Bipartisan BDC Modernization Legislation Signed Into Law Law Streamlines Regulations and Increases Capital Access for U.S. Small and Mid-Sized Businesses March 23, 2018, Washington, D.C. - The Small Business Investor [...]
By SBIA | January 17, 2018 SBIA’s BDC Council is pleased to share formal recommendations with the SEC for a series of reforms to improve capital access and market efficiency for middle market and lower middle market businesses. In a letter to SEC Chair Jay Clayton, BDC Council Executive Director Tonnie Wybensinger and Council [...]
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Today, the SBIA released its BDC Modernization Agenda with its legislative recommendations for the 115th Congress. Prepared under the guidance of SBIA’s BDC Council, the agenda recommends passing legislation to make several changes to the Investment Company Act of 1980 to reform and modernize BDC regulations. Modernizing the regulations that impact BDCs will unleash more [...]
Middle Market Companies Boosted U.S. Economic Health in Recent Years, According to New Research from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet
New Research from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet show that mid-sized firms are responsible for more than half (51.7%) of U.S. job growth since 2011. This underscores the role BDCs play in providing vital growth capital to middle market businesses. From the report: Of the 51.8 million new jobs that were created since 2011, [...]