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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 funny thing is that, no matter what the registration number and how "cool" people think it is, I cannot abide it when numbers, letters and fonts are tinkered with to make a word.
However, they have no way of knowing who they are or making contact because all they have is the vehicle's registration number, with the owner's details being confidential.
We will not hesitate to note the registration number of these vehicles and pursue as appropriate.
The Charity Commission said some fraudsters were jumping on the Red Nose Day bandwagon and making collections in supermarkets by using fake charity registration numbers.
Large corporate sponsorship has been light, and just before the deadline, athlete registration numbers are about 3,000 short of the projected 14,000.
We'll publish car registration numbers in Sunday People every week - and if that car belongs to you then you'll win a three-day return crossing for a car and two passengers courtesy of this paper and Stena Line.
Olympic Airways had been banned by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) from operating two new Airbus A340 aircraft to and from the USA because the aircraft had not received registration numbers from the FAA.
As a means of enforcing compliance with the registration process, the Service could assess penalties for failing to (1) register, (2) provide investors with registration numbers and (3) report the assigned registration number on an investing taxpayer's tax return (Secs.
LAS VEGAS -- Though Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2006 is still three weeks away, early registration numbers for the event indicate a noteworthy 35 percent increase in pre-registration figures echoed by incredible growth in show floor exhibit space, event sponsorships, international and food and beverage (F&B) exhibitors, and conference pre-registration figures.
The vehicles impounded by the police having fake or bogus registration numbers include VT-603 (Swift car) being driven by Shahid Arif resident
Officers suspect that the recovered cars might have been stolen by Chandrashekhar because all of them have registration numbers of different states.
The registration numbers are missing from 1,300 fielded trailers because the data plate wasn't designed to include this essential information.
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