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Registration of Brokers and Advisers

The registration section regulates the activities of broker-dealers, agents, investment advisers, and investment adviser representatives. Members of the registration staff register approximately 1,602 broker-dealers, 151,266 agents, 1,822 investment advisers and 11,566 investment adviser representatives annually.

After review, the registration section may register the applicant or request that the commissioner deny, suspend, or revoke an individual or a firm's registration. In addition, the registration section may refer an application to the enforcement section for review.

Download the appropriate form(s) below. For more information, see the answers to frequently asked questions regarding broker and adviser registration.


Securities Agents

Investment Advisers

Investment Adviser Representatives

Issuer Agents

* FINRA (formerly NASD) Uniform Registration Forms