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2017-06121

  • Federal Register, Volume 82 Issue 58 (Tuesday, March 28, 2017)

    [Federal Register Volume 82, Number 58 (Tuesday, March 28, 2017)]

    [Notices]

    [Pages 15332-15333]

    From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]

    [FR Doc No: 2017-06121]

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    COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION

    Market Risk Advisory Committee

    AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

    ACTION: Notice of meeting.

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    SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announces that

    on April 25, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Market Risk

    Advisory Committee (MRAC) will hold a public meeting at the CFTC's

    Washington, DC, headquarters. At this meeting, the MRAC will discuss:

    (1) The staff's response to the CRM Subcommittee's recommendations,

    which the MRAC adopted and also recommended that the Commission

    consider at the November 17, 2016, MRAC meeting, on how Central

    Counterparties (CCPs) can further enhance their efforts in preparing

    for the default of a significant clearing member; (2) cybersecurity

    trends; and (3) how well the derivatives markets are currently

    functioning, including the impact and implications of the evolving

    structure of these markets on the movement of risk across market

    participants.

    DATES: The meeting will be held on April 25, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to

    1:30 p.m. Members of the public who wish to submit written statements

    in connection with the meeting should submit them by May 2, 2017.

    ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place in the Conference Center at the

    CFTC's headquarters, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street NW.,

    Washington, DC 20581. Written statements should be submitted by mail

    to: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155

    21st Street NW., Washington, DC 20581, attention: Secretary of the

    Commission; or by electronic mail to: secretary@cftc.gov. Please use

    the title ``Market Risk Advisory Committee'' in any written statement

    you submit. Any statements submitted in connection with the committee

    meeting will be made available to the public, including by publication

    on the CFTC Web site, http://www.cftc.gov.

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    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Petal Walker, MRAC Designated Federal

    Officer, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre,

    1155 21st Street NW., Washington, DC 20581; (202) 418-5794.

    SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public with

    seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Members of the public may

    also listen to the meeting by telephone by calling a domestic toll-free

    telephone or international toll or toll-free number to connect to a

    live, listen-only audio feed. Call-in participants should be prepared

    to provide their first name, last name, and affiliation.

    Domestic Toll Free: 1-888-469-3048.

    International Toll and Toll Free: Will be posted on the CFTC's Web

    site, http://www.cftc.gov, on the page for the meeting, under Related

    Links.

    Pass Code/Pin Code: 3820902.

    The meeting agenda may change to accommodate other MRAC priorities.

    For agenda updates, please visit the MRAC committee site at: http://www.cftc.gov/About/CFTCCommittees/MarketRiskAdvisoryCommittee/mrac_meetings.

    After the meeting, a transcript of the meeting will be published

    through a link on the CFTC's Web site, http://www.cftc.gov. All written

    submissions provided to the CFTC in any form will also be published on

    the CFTC's Web site. Persons requiring special accommodations to attend

    the meeting because of a disability should notify the contact person

    above.

    Authority: 5 U.S.C. app. 2 Sec. 10(a)(2).

    Dated: March 23, 2017.

    Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,

    Secretary of the Commission.

    [FR Doc. 2017-06121 Filed 3-27-17; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 6351-01-P

    Last Updated: March 28, 2017