EVENT: Commission Meetings Apr 18, 2012


Transcript

CFTC to Hold Open Meeting to Consider Two Final Rules


The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting to consider two Final Rules:

    (1) Final Rule on Further Definition of "Swap Dealer," "Security-Based Swap Dealer," "Major Swap Participant," "Major Security-Based Swap Participant," and "Eligible Contract Participant."

    (2) Final Rule on Commodity Options.

When:

Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 9:30 a.m. (ET)

Where:

CFTC Headquarters Conference Center, 1155 21st, NW, Washington DC

Topic:

Open meeting to consider two final rules under the Dodd-Frank Act

Viewing/Listening Information:

 

Watch a webcast of the meeting at www.cftc.gov or call-in to a toll-free telephone line to connect to an 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: 866-844-9416

International Toll: International Numbers

Participant Passcode/Pin: CFTC

This event is open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.

View Archived Webcast

CFTC Press Release 6228-12

Sunshine Act Notice

Opening Statements:

Opening Statement of Chairman Gary Gensler

Opening Statement of Commissioner Bart Chilton

Opening Statement of Commissioner Scott D. O’Malia

Statement of Dissent of Commissioner Scott D. O’Malia

Opening Statement of Commissioner Mark P. Wetjen

Opening Statement of Commissioner Jill E. Sommers

Additional Documents:

Fact Sheet: Final Rule: Final and Interim Final Rulemaking Regarding Commodity Options
Q&A: Final Rule: Final and Interim Final Rulemaking Regarding Commodity Options

— Approved 5 - 0

Fact Sheet: Final Rules Regarding Further Defining “Swap Dealer,” “Major Swap Participant” and “Eligible Contract Participant”
Q&A: Final Rules Regarding Further Defining “Swap Dealer,” “Major Swap Participant” and “Eligible Contract Participant”

— Approved 4 – 1

Federal Register Releases:

77 FR 30596: 17 CFR Part 240 Further Definition of ``Swap Dealer,'' ``Security-Based Swap Dealer,'' ``Major Swap Participant,'' ``Major Security-Based Swap Participant'' and ``Eligible Contract Participant''

77 FR 25320: 17 CFR Parts 3, 32, and 33 Final and Interim Final Rulemaking Regarding Commodity Options


Last Updated: October 17, 2014