Notice to Members 00-86

Review of Decimalization Testing

A review of the decimalization testing mandate and plans for Nasdaq® decimalization testing are included in this NASD Notice to Members. A select number of market makers and clearing firms have been mandated to perform decimalization testing with Nasdaq. This Notice provides test registration information, testing dates, and Nasdaq testing strategy. Also, a summary of the industry critical dates is provided.

Questions regarding this Notice may be directed to the National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (NASD®) Decimalization Program Management Office (DPMO) toll free at: (888) 227-1330 or via e-mail.