Regulatory Notice 10-44

New Alert-Reporting Criterion for Leverage in FOCUS Reports

In its continued effort to effectively monitor the financial and operational condition of firms, FINRA is publishing the alert-reporting criteria for FOCUS Reports, and adding a new criterion for leverage to the FOCUS Report. The new leverage criterion will be implemented with the next scheduled quarterly FOCUS filing.

Questions concerning this Notice should be directed to:

  • Ornella Bergeron, Managing Surveillance Director, Risk Oversight and Operational Regulation (ROOR), at (646) 315-8410
  • Rosemarie Fanelli, Managing Surveillance Director, ROOR, at (646) 315-8452.