CFIUS Cometh: What this obscure agency does and why it matters to your fund or startup

Evan J. Zimmerman Image via Getty Images / Busà Photography CFIUS is the most important agency you’ve never heard of, and until recently it wasn’t even more than a committee. In essence, CFIUS has the ability to stop foreign entities, called “covered entities,” from acquiring companies when it could adversely affect national security—a “covered transaction.” Once a filing is made, CFIUS investigates the transaction and both parties, which can take over a month in its first pass. From there, the company and CFIUS enter a negotiation to see if they can resolve any issues. Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

How to prepare for an investment apocalypse

Micah Rosenbloom Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific