Monday, October 15, 2012
FINRA seeks comment on a revised proposal addressing debt research conflicts of interest that includes amended exemptions for research distributed to certain institutional investors and for firms with limited principal debt trading activity. The revised proposal also includes other changes in response to comments on the prior proposal set forth in Regulatory Notice 12-09.
The text of the proposed rule can be found at www.finra.org/notice/12-42.
The comment period expires Dec. 10, 2012.