National Registration Database - NRD

AAA

DEFINITION of 'National Registration Database - NRD'

A Canadian database, launched in 2003 to replace the old paper form system, that allows security dealers and investment advisors to file registration forms electronically.

INVESTOPEDIA EXPLAINS 'National Registration Database - NRD'

The NRD is simply a system used to increase the efficiency of the filing and sharing of information between provincial security regulators. Examples of items that need to be filed include a change in the information of a member firm and the termination of an investment advisor.

RELATED TERMS
  1. Canadian Securities Administrators ...

    A collective forum composed of all the provincial and territorial ...
  2. System for Electronic Document ...

    The system used for electronically filing most securities information ...
  3. Self-Regulatory Organization - ...

    A non-governmental organization that has the power to create ...
  4. Investment Advisor

    As defined by the Investment Advisors Act of 1940, any person ...
  5. Associate In Fidelity And Surety ...

    A designation earned by bond producers, bond underwriters, and ...
  6. Associate In Insurance Services ...

    A designation earned by insurance professionals and conferred ...
Related Articles
  1. Brokers

    Uncovering The Securities Firm

    Learn about the various departments of a securities firm and the professionals who make it work.
  2. Fundamental Analysis

    What's a Prospectus?

    The Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) requires that any company raising money from potential investors through the sale of securities must file a prospectus with the SEC and then provide ...
  3. Professionals

    Want To Be A Financial Planner? Eye These Schools

    If you're interested in becoming a financial planner here's a quick look at what to expect and short list of the top schools.
  4. Economics

    Canadian Oil Sands: Only Lucrative At The Right Price

    Canadian oil sands projects are economically viable at oil prices above US$84.99/bbls, and they provide many benefits to the Canadian energy industry.
  5. Brokers

    How does lack of corporate social responsibility hurt a company's bottom line?

    Learn about the perils of a lack of corporate social responsibility. Examine the WorldCom fraud, which led to its bankruptcy and imprisonment for its officers.
  6. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Eyeing Canada? Look At The iShares ECW ETF

    Canada is interesting place to look for hidden investing treasures. Consider the iShares MSCI Canada (EWC) ETF, but be wary of its oil component.
  7. Savings

    What Canadian banks offer the best savings accounts?

    Learn about different savings accounts in Canada. Explore different interest rates and fees as well as accounts that are protected by the CDIC.
  8. Personal Finance

    What Canadian credit cards offer the best travel rewards?

    Discover Canada's best credit cards for travel rewards and the benefits that they offer. Learn how these cards can help you travel safely and happily..
  9. Professionals

    What's the average salary of someone with a finance major?

    Learn how much you can earn with a finance degree. Decide if a business career or finance career is more appealing for you based on average yearly salaries.
  10. Investing Basics

    How Much Does A Financial Advisor Earn?

    Several things factor into the salary of a financial advisor. Here's a look.

You May Also Like

Hot Definitions
  1. Portfolio Turnover

    A measure of how frequently assets within a fund are bought and sold by the managers. Portfolio turnover is calculated by ...
  2. Commercial Paper

    An unsecured, short-term debt instrument issued by a corporation, typically for the financing of accounts receivable, inventories ...
  3. Federal Funds Rate

    The interest rate at which a depository institution lends funds maintained at the Federal Reserve to another depository institution ...
  4. Fixed Asset

    A long-term tangible piece of property that a firm owns and uses in the production of its income and is not expected to be ...
  5. Break-Even Analysis

    An analysis to determine the point at which revenue received equals the costs associated with receiving the revenue. Break-even ...
  6. Key Performance Indicators - KPI

    A set of quantifiable measures that a company or industry uses to gauge or compare performance in terms of meeting their ...
Trading Center