Web EFTTM Schema Documentation and Schema Files
These documents provide a formatted version and explanatory text for firms to follow in building batch forms and retrieving reports. These documents are updated periodically to reflect any changes to the Web CRD form filing and Web EFT reports schemas.
Web EFT requires all data in XML format. Any form filings submitted via Web EFT must also comply with Web CRD's completeness checks and business rules.
The U4/U5/NRF Schema Definition Document contains detailed information regarding the data and file formats for Forms U4, U5, and NRF. The BR Schema Definition Document contains detailed information regarding the data and file formats for Form BR.
The form filing schema files may be downloaded to a user's computer and loaded locally into a user's XML editing software. This permits the user to validate files against the CRD Form Filing schema immediately, without the need to repeatedly upload batch form filings and wait for the results.
The following reports schema files provide the basic data elements to help users build their tables.
The following document highlights the elements that have changed between BIR version 04/2014 and 10/2005.
The following web service documentation provides the schema and sample files.
For questions that you may have regarding Web EFT, please contact the Gateway Call Center at (301) 869-6699.