NASD Special Notice to Members 98-089 - October 1998

NASD Announces Changes in CRD Filing Fees

Executive Summary

The National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (NASD®) Board of Governors has approved changes to Schedule A of the NASD By-Laws affecting the Central Registration Depository (CRDSM) fee structure. The changes set registration fees at a level that will recover the costs of the CRD and Public Disclosure Programs, and more closely align the fees charged for specific transactions to the costs of the activities related to processing those transactions. For a detailed list of the fee changes and their respective effective dates, please refer to the NASD Regulation Web site, www.nasdr.com.