After Delays, CAT Reporting Begins Tomorrow

The Consolidated Audit Trail will begin receiving reports on November 15, a year after it was supposed to start.


The Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) is expected to roll out this week after a long journey of missed deadlines and privacy concerns.

On November 15, self-regulatory organizations (SROs), such as exchanges, are expected to begin reporting to the system, which has been built by Thesys CAT. But the real test will not come until a year after when large broker-dealers start reporting to the system followed by smaller broker-dealers in November 2022.

SROs were meant to begin reporting to the CAT last

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