Under the Securities Act of 1933, which of the following statements most accurately reflects how securities registration affects an investor?

  1. The investor is provided with information on the stockholders of the offering corporation.
  2. The investor is provided with information on the principal purposes for which the offering’s proceeds will be used.
  3. The investor is guaranteed by the SEC that the facts contained in the registration statement are accurate.
  4. The investor is assured by the SEC against loss resulting from purchasing the security.