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FINRA Offers Compliance Vendor Directory

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has issued a Compliance Vendor Directory for its members as a new resource for firms searching for vendors that offer compliance-related products and services.  The directory includes nine vendor categories: Compliance Consulting, Cybersecurity, Data Management, Email & Social Media Archive, Exam Prep & Firm CE, Insurance Brokers, Monitoring, PCAOB-Registered … Continue reading FINRA Offers Compliance Vendor Directory

2017 National Compliance Outreach Program for Broker-Dealers

Registration for the 2017 National Compliance Outreach Programs for Broker-Dealers, which is hosted by FINRA and the SEC, is now open. This program provides a forum for regulators and industry professionals to share strong compliance practices and promote the exchange of ideas to develop an effective compliance structure. Topics include: Cybersecurity Insights from SEC and … Continue reading 2017 National Compliance Outreach Program for Broker-Dealers

District Compliance Meeting: Louisville, KY – District 8 ( Chicago)

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these  District Compliance Meetings offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below. Topics: Examination Priorities Common Examination Findings Regulatory Issues and … Continue reading District Compliance Meeting: Louisville, KY – District 8 ( Chicago)

District Compliance Meeting: Rochester NY – District 9b (Woodbridge)

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these District Compliance Meetings  offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below. Topics: Examination Priorities Common Examination Findings Regulatory Issues and … Continue reading District Compliance Meeting: Rochester NY – District 9b (Woodbridge)

District Compliance Meeting – Columbus, OH – District 8 (Chicago)

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these  District Compliance Meetings offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below. Topics: Examination Priorities Common Examination Findings Regulatory Issues and … Continue reading District Compliance Meeting – Columbus, OH – District 8 (Chicago)

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – San Francisco

FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – San Francisco

District Compliance Meeting: Tarrytown, NY – District 9b ( Woodbridge)

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these District Compliance Meetings  offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below. Topics: Examination Priorities Common Examination Findings Regulatory Issues and … Continue reading District Compliance Meeting: Tarrytown, NY – District 9b ( Woodbridge)

District Compliance Meeting – District 8 (Madison WI)

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these District Compliance Meetings offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below. Topics: Examination Priorities Common Examination Findings Regulatory Issues and Effective … Continue reading District Compliance Meeting – District 8 (Madison WI)

FINRA District 6 Dallas – District Compliance Events

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these events offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below. Date Event Location & Venue Fees Registration May 11, 2017 9 … Continue reading FINRA District 6 Dallas – District Compliance Events

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Jericho, New York

FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Jericho, New York

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Washington D.C.

FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp   Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Washington D.C.

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – San Antonio

Compliance Boot Camp FINRA’s Compliance Boot Camps provide a broad view of essential compliance concepts. Through a combination of self-study and classroom training, participants gain valuable insights on compliance activities for immediate application to the workplace. FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – San Antonio

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – New York

FINRA Half-Day Compliance Boot Camp   Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – New York

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Minneapolis

FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Minneapolis

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Atlanta

FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Atlanta

FINRA Reduces Clock Synchronization Tolerance

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved a new clock synchronization standard of 50 milliseconds that is applicable to computer clocks that are used to record certain events in NMS securities or OTC equity securities.  The effective date is August 15, 2016; however, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) member firms have six months from the … Continue reading FINRA Reduces Clock Synchronization Tolerance

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp- Kansas City

Half-Day FINRA Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for compliance … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp- Kansas City

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp-New Jersey

FINRA Half Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp-New Jersey

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – San Diego

FINRA Half-Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for compliance … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – San Diego

FINRA District Compliance Meeting – Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

FINRA District 7 Compliance Meeting Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these events offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below.

FINRA District Compliance Meeting – Dallas, Texas

FINRA District Compliance Meeting Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these events offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below.

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Chicago

Half-Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for compliance professionals … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp – Chicago

FINRA District Compliance Meeting – Buffalo, New York

FINRA District Compliance Meeting Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these events offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. For more information including discussion topics, see the individual program descriptions below.

FINRA Compliance Boot Camp-Stamford, CT

 FINRA Half-Day Compliance Boot Camp Half-day Compliance Boot Camps focus on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for compliance … Continue reading FINRA Compliance Boot Camp-Stamford, CT

FINRA District Compliance Meeting – Raleigh N.C.

June 16, 2016 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. District Compliance Meeting Raleigh, NC Hilton North Raleigh Midtown 3415 Wake Forest Road Raleigh, NC 27609  FREE Register Topics Include: Regulatory Priorities Conflicts of Interest Compliance and Legal Trends – Cybersecurity Speaker: Daniel Stefek, Associate Vice President and Director, FINRA Atlanta District Office  

FINRA’s Top 3 Regulatory Concerns for 2016 Examination Focus

Richard Ketchum, Chairman and CEO  of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), shared his thoughts on the top 3 regulatory concerns for 2016 recently at the SIFMA  Annual Conference.  His observations were in response to Ben A. Indek, an  attorney at Morgan Lewis, who asked Ketchum about what we can expect on next year’s annual examination … Continue reading FINRA’s Top 3 Regulatory Concerns for 2016 Examination Focus

NSCP: National Society of Compliance Professionals

You are invited to attend the NSCP’s annual National Conference  for the most comprehensive educational offering within the financial services industry covering over 80 topics, encompassing broker-dealer, investment adviser, investment company, municipal advisor and private fund/hedge fund compliance issues.   The workshops, labs and roundtable discussions are all led by experienced industry veterans who focus on the practical … Continue reading NSCP: National Society of Compliance Professionals

FINRA Half-Day Compliance Boot Camp: Boca Raton, Florida

FINRA Half-day Compliance Boot Camp focuses on basic regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities. Participants are required to complete approximately three hours of assigned pre-course readings and online coursework prior to attending the session. Pre-course work is assigned and distributed approximately one week before the session. This course is designed for compliance professionals who are new to the role or those looking to reinforce their understanding of regulatory requirements and compliance responsibilities.

NSCP Offers Free Webinar: Managing Investment Compliance

On the surface, the automated compliance library can appear to be smooth sailing. But when you look below the surface, do you really know what lies beneath? Uncontrolled library growth, inconsistent interpretation of mandates, rules that don’t match actual trading activity or regulations, false positives, excessive overrides and data issues are just a few of … Continue reading NSCP Offers Free Webinar: Managing Investment Compliance

District 8 Chicago – District Compliance Event

Designed for compliance and legal professionals at FINRA member firms, these events offer an opportunity to hear about current regulatory issues while engaging in a direct dialogue with FINRA District Office staff. – See more at: Regional Event.

Colorado – New Email Rules Effective June 1, 2015

The LeGaye Law Firm wants to advise you that the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies has recently passed a new rules Rules 51-4.3(K) and 51-4.4(IA)(I), which requires all broker-dealer and investment adviser agents who are currently registered to do business in the State of Colorado to register their current business e-mail address with the Commissioner … Continue reading Colorado – New Email Rules Effective June 1, 2015

Tennessee Professional Privilege Tax Invoices

The LeGaye Law Firm wants to remind you that all registered broker-dealers, investment advisers and agents registered in the State of Tennessee should be receiving their annual Professional Privilege Tax invoices. Payments are due on or before June 1, 2015 in order to avoid late fees. For more information regarding this, please  click here at:  http://www.tn.gov/revenue/tntaxes/proftax.shtml   … Continue reading Tennessee Professional Privilege Tax Invoices