Federal Register, Volume 84 Issue 50 (Thursday, March 14, 2019)
[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 50 (Thursday, March 14, 2019)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-04741]
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION
Global Markets Advisory Committee
AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
ACTION: Notice of meeting.
SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announces that
on April 15, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the Global Markets
Advisory Committee (GMAC) will hold a public meeting in the Conference
Center at the CFTC's headquarters in Washington, DC. At this meeting,
the GMAC will hear presentations on how regulators are fulfilling a
2009 G20 directive regarding the OTC derivatives market.
DATES: The meeting will be held on April 15, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m. Members of the public who wish to submit written statements
in connection with the meeting should submit them by April 22, 2019.
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. You may submit public comments, identified by
``Global Markets Advisory Committee,'' by any of the following methods:
CFTC Comments Portal: https://comments.cftc.gov. Select
the ``Submit Comments'' link for this meeting notice and follow the
instructions on the Public Comment Form.
Mail: Send to Christopher Kirkpatrick, Secretary of the
Commission, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette
Center, 1155 21st Street NW, Washington, DC 20581.
Hand Delivery/Courier: Follow the same instructions as for
Please submit your comments using only one of these methods.
Submissions through the CFTC Comments Portal are encouraged. Any
statements submitted in connection with the committee meeting will be
made available to the public, including by publication on the CFTC
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Andr[eacute]e Goldsmith, GMAC
Designated Federal Officer, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three
Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street NW, Washington, DC 20581; (202) 418-
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: At this meeting, the GMAC will hear
presentations on how regulators are fulfilling the 2009 G20 directive
``to assess regularly implementation and whether it is sufficient to
improve transparency in the derivatives markets, mitigate systemic
risk, and protect against market abuse.'' Specifically, the GMAC will
examine the status of the four key pillars of the original G20
directive regarding the OTC derivatives market: (1) Trading on
exchanges or electronic trading platforms; (2) clearing through central
counterparties; (3) margin requirements for non-centrally cleared
derivatives; and (4) data reporting to trade repositories.
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: 1-877-951-7311.
International Toll and Toll Free: Will be posted on the CFTC's
website, https://www.cftc.gov, on the page for the meeting, under
Pass Code/Pin Code: 2665194.
The meeting agenda may change to accommodate other GMAC priorities.
For agenda updates, please visit the GMAC committee website at: https://www.cftc.gov/About/CFTCCommittees/GlobalMarketsAdvisory/gmac_meetings.html.
After the meeting, a transcript of the meeting will be published
through a link on the CFTC's website at: https://www.cftc.gov. All
written submissions provided to the CFTC in any form will also be
published on the CFTC's website. 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 11, 2019.
Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2019-04741 Filed 3-13-19; 8:45 am]
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