Regulation S-P (17 C.F.R. § 248.1 et seq.), adopted by the SEC pursuant to the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (the “GLBA”), implements the GLBA’s requirements with respect to privacy of consumer personal information for registered investment advisers, investment companies, and broker-dealers (each, a “financial institution”).
Regulation P: Prohibits disclosure of nonpublic personal information (NPPI) to nonaffiliated third-parties unless the financial institution (FI) satisfies notice and opt-out requirements and the consumer has not opted out. Requires annual notice of privacy policies.