SEC Rule 144

What is SEC Rule 144?

SEC Rule 144 regulates the resale of restricted securities. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) outlines five conditions that need to be met in order for restricted securities to be resold. Another aspect of Rule 144 requirement by the SEC is that it regulates majority shareholders and their transactions of securities. The SEC does not allow any resales of restricted securities unless they are first notified of the sale and the holder is exempt from the registration process. For support and additional information, explore our Regulatory Disclosure solutions.