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Reminder: 2014 IARD Account Renewal Obligations For Investment Advisers

This is a reminder that the 2014 IARD account renewal obligation for investment advisers starts this November.  An investment adviser must ensure that its IARD account is adequately funded to cover payment of all applicable registration renewal fees and notice filing fees.

Key Dates in the Renewal Process:

November 11, 2013 – Preliminary Renewal Statements which list advisers’ renewal fee amount are available for printing through the IARD system.

December 13, 2013 – Deadline for full payment of Preliminary Renewal Statements.  By December 10, 2013, an investment adviser should have submitted to FINRA through the IARD system, its preliminary renewal fee in order for the payment to be posted to its IARD Renewal account by the December 13 deadline.

January 2, 2014 – Final Renewal Statements are available for printing.  Any additional fees that were not included in the Preliminary Renewal Statements will show in the Final Renewal Statements.

January 10, 2014 – Deadline for full payment of Final Renewal Statements.

For more information about the 2014 IARD Account Renewal Program including information on IARD’s Renewal Payment Options and Addresses, please visit