Regulatory Notice 07-64

SEC approves amendments to NASD Rule 3010(g)(1) to Exempt Locations that Solely Conduct Final Approval of Research Reports; Effective Date: December 19, 2007

Executive Summary

Effective December 19, 2007, locations that solely conduct final approval of research reports are exempt from the definition of Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction.1 NASD Rule 3010(g)(1), as amended, is set forth in Attachment A.

Questions concerning this Notice should be directed to Rachael Grad, Counsel, Office of General Counsel, at (202) 728-8290.

1 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 56585 (October 1, 2007) 72 FR 57081 (October 5, 2007) (Notice of Filing of Proposed Rule Change Relating to Amending the Definition of Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction in NASD Rule 3010(g)(1) to Exempt Locations that Solely Conduct Final Approval of Research Reports; SR-FINRA-2007-008).