Information Notice 4/29/09

Information Notice 4/29/09

Member firms occasionally request permission to use the FINRA logo on their Web sites, business cards, stationery or other marketing materials. This Notice is a reminder that firms may not use the FINRA logo in any manner. However, a firm may refer to itself as a "FINRA Member Firm" or "Member of FINRA."

Also, pursuant to NASD IM-2210-4, if a firm refers to its FINRA membership on its Web site, it is required to provide a hyperlink to FINRA's Web site (www.finra.org). Firms can view more information about the hyperlink requirement in NTM07-47 (www.finra.org/ntm/07-47).

Questions concerning FINRA's logo and trademarks can be sent by email.