NASD Notice to Members 06-52 - September 2006

NASD Requests Comment on Proposed Amendments to Rules Governing Conflicts of Interest in Public Offerings of Securities; Comment Period Expires October 30, 2006

Executive Summary

NASD is issuing this Notice to Members to solicit comments from members and other interested parties on a proposal to modernize and simplify Rule 2720 (Distributions of Securities of Members and Affiliates – Conflicts of Interest).


As noted, written comment should be submitted to Barbara Z. Sweeney. Questions concerning this Notice should be directed to Thomas M. Selman, Senior Vice President, Corporate Financing/Investment Companies, Regulatory Policy and Oversight (RPO), at (240) 386-4623; Joseph E. Price, Vice President, Corporate Financing Department, RPO, at (240) 386-4623; Gary L. Goldsholle, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Office of the General Counsel (OGC), RPO, at (202) 728-8104; or Lisa C. Horrigan, Assistant General Counsel, OGC, RPO, at (202) 728-8190.