The FSC announced per a ruling issued on September 6, 2013 that effective from September 6, 2013, an overseas Chinese or a foreigner may now invest in a company which is primarily listed in the Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation, the GreTai Securities Market, or over-the-counter by public tender offer in order to attract foreign capital and promote the market liquidity of foreign stocks.  Such overseas Chinese or foreigner shall be subject to the same tender offer regulations which apply to a Taiwan company.