SR-FINRA-2010-043

Proposed Rule Change to Reinstitute Short Exempt Marking for Trade Reporting and OATS

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc.(“FINRA”) is filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or “Commission”) a proposed rule change to amend FINRA’s trade reporting and Order Audit Trail System (“OATS”) rules, including changes relating to recent amendments to SEC Regulation SHO.