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EVENT: Other Event Aug 25, 2011

  • Day 1: Conference on Commodity Markets


    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Office of Chief Economist will host a high-level research conference on August 25-26, 2011, to discuss key issues affecting commodity markets.

    When

    Thursday, August 25, 2011, 9:00 a.m.

    Where:

    CFTC’s Conference Center, 1155 21st, NW, Washington DC

    Topic:

    The first day of the conference will feature presentations of academic papers grouped into three distinct subject areas: commodity index trading, market sentiment, and hedging and arbitrage.

    Listening Information:

     

    Call-in to a toll-free or toll-telephone line to connect to a live audio feed. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information is listed below

     

    Domestic Toll-Free Number: (203) 369-5026
    Domestic Toll-Free Number:
    (866) 844-9416
    Participant Passcode/Pin:
    5689

    The meeting will be open to the public on a first come, first served basis.

    Press Release 6094-11

    Agenda

    Conference Video

    Opening Remarks, Chairman Gary Gensler


    Last Updated: August 31, 2011

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