SEC Moves Mining Disclosure Rules Closer to Global Standards

In the first major overhaul of its mining disclosure rules, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) this week adopted amendments that will put the U.S. disclosure rules governing companies engaged in mining operations more in line with global standards.

The amendments provide a two-year transition period so that a registrant will not be required to begin to comply with the new rules until its first fiscal year beginning on or after January 1, 2021.

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