To become a Sponsor (specialized advisory firm), the applicant must first submit to Bahrain Bourse the completed Sponsor's (specialized advisory firms Application Form and pay the required annual fees. Once submitted, Bahrain Bourse will review and verify the information contained in the application. This process may require the applicant to provide additional information or documents, as well as the Bahrain Bourse contacting other regulatory authorities or third parties in order to ensure accuracy of the application.