Registration

(redirected from registration number)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
In accordance with a decision of the NANB Discipline Committee dated February 7, 2013, the registration of Kymberley Dawn Gillett, registration number 027907, is revoked effective February 9, 2015.
What strikes me as very odd is that the majority of the 20 most expensive registration numbers sold in the UK are not currently used on a vehicle.
According to police, anyone who misrepresented a vehicle registration number which was permanently withdrawn would not be refunded any of the money that has been paid for it or any other costs incurred.
The companies did not indicate their registration numbers issued by RERA in the advertisements published in newspapers, magazines and websites or distributed via e-mails, RERA said in a statement.
Scroll down the serial number column to locate the associated registration number.
Authorities at the Transport Office said they had been flooded with requests by Hindus to allot this particular registration number in recent months but they were unable to oblige everyone given such numbers were very few.
Shahid Ali lodged an FIR with Tarnol police station that two passengers sitting in his cab bearing registration number (RIT 15) tied him with a rope and made away with his car near Tarnol.
Under the new ordinance, car owners have been advised to stop using their names and acquire new plates which will carry formal registration number along with the name of the district in which the car has been registered.
Baltia Air Lines Inc (OTCBB:BLTA) said on Tuesday that it has filed with the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to register its first Boeing 747 aircraft under the airline with registration number N705BL.
Owen Broughton, of Queens Drive, Stoneycroft, was accused of lying by a prosecutor at Liverpool crown court yesterday, after he claimed to have been following the car to simply get a registration number.
It was the first registration number to be issued in Edinburgh and it belonged to a leading pioneer of motoring.
My vehicle registration number was written down wrongly on the police ticket - twice.