SEC Form 20FR12B is also referred to as the Registration for a Class of Foreign Private Issues. This means that SEC Form 20FR12B is a filing whose purpose is for the registration of a foreign company’s securities that want to trade on US exchanges under the Securities and Exchange Commission. The data gathered from the foreign company for SEC Form 20FR12B are the relation contacts of the US-based investor, the company name’s English translation, the anticipated exchange of trading, and a full description of the security.