17 CFR 274.218 - Form N-8F, application for deregistration of certain registered investment companies.
This form must be used as the application for an order of the Commission in cases in which the applicant is a registered investment company that:
(a) Has sold substantially all of its assets to another registered investment company or merged into or consolidated with another registered investment company;
(b) Has distributed substantially all of its assets to its shareholders and has completed, or is in the process of, winding up its affairs;
(d) Has become a business development company.