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  • FR Doc E8-14551[Federal Register: June 26, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 124)]


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    From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access []


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    Notice; Global Markets Advisory Committee Meeting

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's Global Markets Advisory

    Committee will conduct a public meeting on Tuesday, July 15, 2008. The

    meeting will take place in the first floor hearing room of the

    Commission's Washington, DC headquarters, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155

    21st Street, NW., Washington, DC 20581 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The

    purpose of the meeting is to obtain information on the views of

    industry and market users concerning direct market access (DMA). Topics

    to be addressed will include the risks and benefits of DMA, including

    the challenges to risk management, how exchanges and intermediaries

    have responded to these risks and whether there is a need for industry-

    wide guidance.

    The meeting is open to the public. Any member of the public who

    wishes to file a written statement with the Advisory Committee should

    mail a copy of the statement to the attention of: Global Markets

    Advisory Committee, c/o Chairman, Jill Sommers, Commodity Futures

    Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW.,

    Washington, DC 20581, before the meeting. Members of the public who

    wish to make oral statements should inform Chairman Sommers in writing

    at the foregoing address at least three business days before the

    meeting. Reasonable provision will be made, if time permits, for oral

    presentations of no more than five minutes each in duration.

    For further information concerning this meeting, please contact

    Andrew Morton at (202) 418-5030.

    Issued by the Commission in Washington, DC on June 20, 2008.

    David A. Stawick,

    Secretary of the Commission.

    [FR Doc. E8-14551 Filed 6-25-08; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 6351-01-P

    Last Updated: June 26, 2008