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Registration

In the securities market describes process set up pursuant to the Securities Exchange Acts of 1933 and 1934 whereby securities that are to be sold to the public are reviewed by the SEC.

Registration

The process of submitting appropriate documents to a government regulator before an activity may be conducted. For example, a company must register with the SEC or the equivalent state agency before it may issue stock. In other words, registration is the process of publicly announcing that one intends to conduct an activity and taking all steps to ensure that the activity is done legally and correctly.

registration

The preparation of a security issue for public sale. For registration, the issuer hires an underwriting firm to prepare a registration statement that is submitted to the SEC or to a state authority. As part of this process, an investment banker brings in a public accounting firm to audit the issuer's financial condition. See also cooling-off period, gun jumping, piggyback registration.
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The regulations specify the character size, font, colour and spacing that registration marks must comply with.
c) A vehicle registration mark can only be assigned to a motor vehicle which is registered in the name of the purchaser.
Some drivers alter the registration marks to satisfy a fashion statement with others simply doing it to avoid identification.
0 includes an enhanced auto-detect algorithm for up to 30% faster mark detection, supports an expanded cut area outside the registration mark boundary, and supports registration mark sensing embedded within multiple copies.
The Oce ProCut Prepress module enables quick and easy preparation of registration marks, barcodes and tool assignment.
The Government are also considering raising the fixed penalty for the misrepresentation of vehicle registration marks from pounds 30 to pounds 60, in order to crack down on illegal number plate offences.
Forms do not require any registration marks or special printing, which offers flexibility over how the form is set up and where the marks are located.
The additional capabilities in 3B2-FO include controls over vertical justification on a page, hyphenation controls, and the ability to add crop marks and registration marks to a page.
Their computerized registration system virtually eliminates out-of-register labels, and a photoelectric eye monitors registration marks on the film and automatically adjusts the label feed to ensure labels are correctly cut every time.
Regtransfers also says it's in a strong position as it understands and is completely up-to-date with the rules and regulations governing the transfer of registration marks.
The camera registers the dimensions of the printed design by "reading" the registration marks prior to the cutting process.