[Federal Register Volume 88, Number 200 (Wednesday, October 18, 2023)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2023-22944]
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION
Global Markets Advisory Committee
AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
ACTION: Notice; revision to meeting date.
SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) published a
notice in the Federal Register on September 8, 2023, concerning a
meeting of the Global Markets Advisory Committee (GMAC or Committee)
that was scheduled to occur on October 5, 2023, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00
p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). The September 8, 2023 notice is hereby
amended to announce that the GMAC meeting has been rescheduled to
November 6, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). The
meeting will remain open to the public with options to attend in-person
and virtually. The agenda for the meeting remains unchanged. At this
meeting, the GMAC will hear a presentation from the GMAC's Global
Market Structure Subcommittee on the Subcommittee's workstreams
involving U.S. Treasury market reforms, global standards and best
practices for market volatility controls and circuit breakers,
improving liquidity across asset classes, and international alignment
of trading and clearing obligations to address market fragmentation,
and consider recommendations from the Subcommittee on such workstreams.
At this meeting, the GMAC will also hear a presentation from the
GMAC's Technical Issues Subcommittee on the Subcommittee's workstreams
involving international standardization and amalgamation of trade
reporting for swaps market oversight, global coordination of market
events, and improving efficiencies in post-trade processes, and
consider recommendations from the Subcommittee on such workstreams.
Additionally, the GMAC will hear a presentation from the GMAC's Digital
Asset Markets Subcommittee on the Subcommittee's workstreams involving
industry standards and best practices for tokenized asset markets, the
regulation of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and utility tokens, and
identification of other issues to address in digital finance and
tokenization of assets, non-financial activities and Web3, and
blockchain technology and consider recommendations from the
Subcommittee on such workstreams. Finally, the GMAC will also address
procedural matters, including topics of discussion on a forward-looking
DATES: The meeting date announced in the Federal Register at 88 FR
62068 on September 8, 2023 is amended. The rescheduled meeting will be
held on November 6, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Eastern Time).
Members of the public who wish to submit written statements in
connection with the meeting should submit them by November 13, 2023.
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 for GMAC members and the public. Members of the
public may also attend the meeting virtually via teleconference or live
webcast. You may submit public comments, identified by
Global Markets Advisory Committee, through the CFTC website at https://comments.cftc.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments
through the Comments Online process on the website. If you are unable
to submit comments online, contact Brigitte Weyls, Designated Federal
Officer, via the contact information listed below to discuss alternate
means of submitting your comments. Any statements submitted in
connection with the committee meeting will be made available to the
public, including publication on the CFTC website, https://www.cftc.gov.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brigitte Weyls, GMAC Designated
Federal Officer, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, 77 West Jackson
Blvd., Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60604, (312) 596-0700; or Philip
Raimondi, GMAC Alternate Designated Federal Officer, Commodity Futures
Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street NW,
Washington, DC, (202) 418-5000.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 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 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. The meeting will also be
open to the public via teleconference.
Domestic Toll and Toll Free Numbers:
833 435 1820 U.S. Toll Free
833 568 8864 U.S. Toll Free
+1 669 254 5252 U.S. (San Jose)
+1 646 828 7666 U.S. (New York)
+1 646 964 1167 U.S. (U.S. Spanish Line)
+1 415 449 4000 U.S. (U.S. Spanish Line)
+1 551 285 1373 U.S.
+1 669 216 1590 US (San Jose)
International Numbers are available here: https://cftc-gov.zoomgov.com/u/acVfb58GDz and will also be posted on the CFTC's
website, https://www.cftc.gov, on the page for the meeting, under
Call-In/Webinar ID: 161 832 1892.
Passcode/Pin Code: 566144.
Members of the public may also view a live webcast of the meeting
via the www.cftc.gov website. The meeting agenda may change to
accommodate other Committee priorities. For agenda updates, please
After the meeting, a transcript of the meeting will be published
through a link on the CFTC's website, https://www.cftc.gov. Persons
requiring special accommodations to attend the meeting because of a
disability should notify the individual listed in the FOR FURTHER
INFORMATION CONTACT section of this notice.
Authority: 5 U.S.C. 1001 et seq.
Dated: October 12, 2023.
Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2023-22944 Filed 10-17-23; 8:45 am]
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