All: Regulatory Activity

Alabama Securities Commission Notice of Fee Increase

July 27, 2009 Print | PDF | Email

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State Securities Regulators Announce Settlement with TD Ameritrade in Auction Rate Securities Investigations

WASHINGTON, D.C. July 20, 2009 — The North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) today announced that a settlement in principle has been reached between online brokerage TD Ameritrade, Inc. and state securities regulators to return approximately $456 million to the firm’s clients who have had their funds frozen in the auction rate securities (ARS) market. […]

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Rhode Island has increased the licensing fees

July 1, 2009 Print | PDF | Email

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Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions issues notice of fee increases

June 30, 2009  Print | PDF | Email

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Amendments to Forms U4 and U5 and Proposed Guidance for Filings by Investment Adviser Representatives

The NASAA CRD/IARD Steering Committee and the CRD/IARD Forms and Process Committee have worked with FINRA, regulators, and representatives of the financial services industry in developing amendments to the Form U4 and Form U5. The proposed changes have been published by both FINRA and the SEC for public comment.  On May 13, 2009, the SEC […]

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Washington Securities Division Files Notice of Preproposal Statement of Inquiry Concerning Mortgage Paper Securities

June 4, 2009 Print | PDF | Email

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NASAA's Proposed Adoption of a Statement of Policy Regarding Multi-State Review of Requests for Interpretive Opinions and No-Action Letters

The NASAA Coordinated Interpretations Project Group requests comment from the public on the adoption of a new Statement of Policy Regarding Multi-State Review of Requests for Interpretative Opinions and No-Action Letters. The comment period begins February 20, 2009 and will remain open for 30 days.  Accordingly, all comments should be submitted on or before March […]

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NASAA’s Proposed Adoption of a Statement of Policy Regarding Multi-State Review of Requests for Interpretive Opinions and No-Action Letters

The NASAA Coordinated Interpretations Project Group requests comment from the public on the adoption of a new Statement of Policy Regarding Multi-State Review of Requests for Interpretative Opinions and No-Action Letters. The comment period begins February 20, 2009 and will remain open for 30 days.  Accordingly, all comments should be submitted on or before March […]

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ARS Arbitration Information Center

Here you will find general information regarding the Special Arbitration Procedures applicable to the ARS settlements.  There may be certain differences in the SAP’s, depending on the firm.  In this case, as soon as these differences are known, NASAA will enumerate them here along with appropriate updates to the general procedure and appropriate instructions. Several […]

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NASAA Outlines Regulatory Reform Plan Promoting Wall Street Change for the Benefit of Main Street

WASHINGTON, D.C. December 11, 2008 — A delegation of state securities regulators today offered the incoming Obama Administration and the 111th Congress a series of principles and recommendations to ensure that efforts to reform the financial services regulatory structure provide Main Street investors with a system that is strong, comprehensive, collaborative and efficient. The members […]

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