The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority checks the professional background of current and former FINRA-registered securities firms and brokers the securities industry online registration and licensing database, as reported on industry registration/licensing forms brokers, brokerage firms and regulators. FINRA searches feature professional background information on approximately 660,000 currently registered brokers and 5,100 currently registered securities firms. Accurate Background will search records to verify appropriate licenses are current, and checks for any disciplinary action taken against licensee.