Notice to Members 01-81

NASD Provides Interpretive Guidance on The Conduct of Business Abroad

The National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc. (NASD®) is issuing this Notice to Members as part of its continuing effort to provide members with guidance on complying with rules that govern their business in foreign locations. The NASD also reminds members and persons associated with members considering doing business in foreign jurisdictions of their obligations to comply with the applicable U.S. and foreign laws.

Questions concerning this Notice should be directed to: Grace Yeh, Assistant General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, NASD Regulation, Inc. (NASD Regulation), at (202) 728-6939, or Kyra Armstrong, Senior Attorney, Department of Member Regulation, at (202) 728-6962