[Federal Register: May 28, 1998 (Volume 63, Number 102)]
[Page 29182]
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Financial Products Advisory Committee; Public Meeting

    This is to give notice, pursuant to Section 10(a) of the Federal
Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 2, section 10(a) and 41 CFR 101-
6.1015(b), that the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's Financial
Products Advisory Committee will conduct a public meeting in the ground
level hearing room at the Commission's Washington, DC headquarters
located at 1155 21st Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20581, on
June 11, 1998, beginning at 1:00 p.m. and lasting until 4:30 p.m.
    The agenda will consist of:


1. Introductory Remarks by Chairperson Brooksley Born.
2. Discussion by members of the Advisory Committee of the following
    A. Use of notional funds by commodity trading advisors.
    B. Placement of foreign exchange terminals in the United States.
    C. Year 2000 preparations of the futures industry.
3. New developments.

    The purpose of this meeting is to solicit the views of the
Committee on these agenda matters. The Advisory Committee was created
by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for the purpose of advising
the Commission on issues concerning individuals and industries
interested in or affected by financial markets regulated by the
Commission. The purposes and objectives of the Advisory Committee are
more fully set forth in the April 15, 1997 Charter of the Advisory
    The meeting is open to the public. The Chairperson of the Advisory
Committee, CFTC Chairperson Brooksley Born, is empowered to conduct the
meeting in a fashion that will, in her judgment, facilitate the orderly
conduct of business. 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: the Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Financial Products Advisory Committee, c/o Ms. Josiane Branch, 1155
21st Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20581, before the meeting.

    Issued by the Commission in Washington, D.C., on May 22, 1998.
Jean A. Webb,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 98-14188 Filed 5-27-98; 8:45 am]

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