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240. Engaging in Impermissible Activities
Upon a finding that a capital acquisition broker or associated person of a capital acquisition broker has engaged in activities that require the firm to register as a broker or dealer under the Exchange Act, and that are inconsistent with the limitations imposed on capital acquisition brokers under Capital Acquisition Broker Rule 016(c), FINRA may examine for and enforce all FINRA rules against such a broker or associated person, including any rule that applies to a FINRA member broker-dealer that is not a capital acquisition broker or to an associated person who is not a person associated with a capital acquisition broker.
Adopted by SR-FINRA-2015-054 eff. April 14, 2017.
Selected Notice: 16-37.