Central Registration Depository (Web CRD)
FINRA operates Web CRD®, the central licensing and registration system for the U.S. securities industry and its regulators. The system contains the registration records of more than 3,940 registered broker-dealers, and the qualification, employment and disclosure histories of more than 641,155 active registered individuals.
Web CRD also facilitates the processing and payment of registration-related fees such as form filings, fingerprint submissions, qualification exams and continuing education sessions. Web CRD is a secure system for entitled users only. Firms must complete FINRA’s entitlement process noted below to request access to use Web CRD by completing FINRA’s entitlement process noted below.
- Web CRD/IARD Software Release 2016.04
View an explanation of changes to Web CRD and Broker Check which were implemented with Release 2016.04 on April 16, 2016.