CFTC to Hold Open Meeting to Consider Two Final Rules and One Proposal
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting on Monday, December 5, 2011, at 9:30 a.m., on the following topics:
– Final Rule on Investment of Customer Funds and Funds Held in an Account for Foreign Futures and Options Transactions;
– Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Process for Making a Swap Available to Trade under Section 2(h)(8) of the Commodity Exchange Act
– Final Rule on Registration of Foreign Boards of Trade
NOTE: The Proposed Interpretation for Retail Commodity Transactions under Commodity Exchange Act Section 2(c)(2)(D), which had originally been scheduled for discussion during this meeting, was approved previously via seriatim.
Monday, December 5, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
CFTC’s Hearing Room, 1155 21st, NW, Washington DC
Commission meeting to consider two final rules and two proposals under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Watch a live broadcast of the meeting via webcast on www.cftc.gov. 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:
US Toll-Free: 877-951-7311
International Toll: International Numbers
This event is open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.
Q&A: Regulation 1.25
— Approved 5 – 0
Fact Sheet: Process for a Designated Contract Market or Swap Execution Facility to Make a Swap Available to Trade under Section 2(h)(8) of the Commodity Exchange Act
Q&A: Process for a Designated Contract Market or Swap Execution Facility to Make a Swap Available to Trade under Section 2(h)(8) of the Commodity Exchange Act
— Approved 4 – 1