Information Notice - March 12, 2008

Rulebook Consolidation Process

 

Executive Summary

Following the consolidation of NASD and NYSE Regulation into FINRA, FINRA established a process to develop a new consolidated rulebook, which is outlined in this Notice. The new FINRA Rules will apply to all FINRA members and will be proposed in phases to the SEC. As rules approved by the SEC become effective, they will replace the existing NASD Rules and incorporated New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Rules.

Questions regarding this Notice should be directed to Patrice Gliniecki, Deputy General Counsel, Office of General Counsel (OGC), at (202) 728-8071; or Philip Shaikun, Associate Vice President and Associate General Counsel, OGC, at (202) 728-8451.