Information Notice – 12/14/15

2016 and First Quarter of 2017 Report Filing Due Dates: Annual Audit; FOCUS; Form Custody; Supplemental Statement of Income (SSOI); Supplemental Schedule for Derivatives and Other Off-Balance Sheet Items (OBS); and Supplemental Inventory Schedule (SIS)

Executive Summary

FINRA reminds firms of their Annual Audit, Financial and Operational Combined Uniform Single (FOCUS), Form Custody, and supplemental FOCUS Report filing obligations. All such filings must be received by FINRA by their required due dates to avoid specified fees as set forth in Schedule A to FINRA’s By-Laws and to avoid suspension of FINRA membership. This Notice provides the due dates for filings that are due in 2016 or in the first quarter of 2017. All filings submitted to FINRA must be made electronically through FINRA’s Firm Gateway.

Questions regarding this Notice should be directed to your firm’s Regulatory Coordinator.