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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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He said the exercise was also meant to accommodate those who did not manage to register during the general registration due to various reasons including lack of national identity cards, lack of motivation and laxity.
Bexar County officials, including the 15 temporary workers they hired for election season, have been processing 4,000 to 5,000 registration cards a day, though more than half of them are change of address requests and not new registrations, Callanen said.
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Private vehicle registrations declined by 12 per cent to 5,390, while registrations of commercial vehicles surged by 27.5 per cent to 1,142 in June this year.
The election registration boards (ERBs) in each town and city are still in the process of hearing and approving the applications for voter registration, according to Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez.
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The most economically active registrations during December were the contracting companies (28%), the building materials retailers (10%), eateries, and vegetable and fruits shops (6%), detergents' companies (6%) and groceries (4%).
Members who are currently registered will not be charged the December 2015 portion of the 2016 registration fee.
Flint Group therefore works proactively with its suppliers to see how to proceed with the 2018 registrations in order to ensure in an early stage the long term availability of key raw materials to be able to produce the products the market requires.
Factors being examined as likely causes for long lines and waits are inaccuracies in voter registration databases, not enough voting machines, poorly organized and inadequately staffed polling places, special needs arising from registration problems, and large numbers of provisional ballots being cast.
The following three firsthand accounts offer a glimpse into communities that have been directly targeted by the special registration program.

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