SR-FINRA-2009-081

Proposed Rule Change to Adopt FINRA Rule 2261 (Disclosure of Financial Condition) in the Consolidated FINRA Rulebook

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (“FINRA”) (f/k/a National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (“NASD”)) is filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or “Commission”) a proposed rule change to adopt NASD Rule 2270 (Disclosure of Financial Condition to Customers) and NASD Rule 2910 (Disclosure of Financial Condition to Other Members) as a FINRA rule in the consolidated FINRA rulebook. The proposed rule change would combine NASD Rule 2270 and NASD Rule 2910, subject to certain amendments, into FINRA Rule 2261 (Disclosure of Financial Condition) in the consolidated FINRA rulebook.