Event: Commission Meetings

CFTC to Hold an Open Commission Meeting on June 25

June 25, 2020

Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Heath P. Tarbert announced the CFTC will hold an open meeting on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. (EDT). The meeting will be held via conference call in accordance with the agency’s implementation of social distancing due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

The Commission will consider the following:

  • Final Rule: Exemption from the Swap Clearing Requirement for Certain Affiliated Entities – Alternative Compliance Frameworks for Anti-Evasionary Measures (Inter-Affiliate Exemption 50.52)
  • Final Rule: Post-Trade Name Give-Up on Swap Execution Facilities
  • Proposed Rule: Electronic Trading Risk Principles
  • Withdrawal of the Proposed Rule and Supplemental Proposal for Regulation AT
  • Proposed Rule:  Margin Requirements for Uncleared Swaps for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants (Phase VI Compliance Date Extension)
  • Final Rule: Prohibitions and Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests in, and Relationships With, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds (Volcker Rule)

Members of the public may listen to a live, audio-only feed via conference call using toll or toll-free numbers provided below. The live audio feed will also be streamed at www.cftc.gov.  Persons requiring special accommodations to listen to the meeting because of disabilities should email [email protected].
 

What: CFTC Open Meeting
Location: Conference Call
Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. EDT


Viewing/Listening Instructions: To access the live audio feed, use the dial-in numbers below or listen to the stream at www.cftc.gov. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name, and affiliation, if applicable. Materials presented at the meeting, if any, will be made available online.
   

Domestic Toll-Free: 1-877-951-7311
International Numbers: International Numbers
Conference Passcode: 3952209

 

Statements

Proposed Rule: 17 CFR Part 38 Electronic Trading Risk Principles

Statement of Chairman Heath P. Tarbert
Statement of Commissioner Brian Quintenz
Statement of Commissioner Rostin Behnam
Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz


17 CFR Parts 1, 38, 40 and 170 Withdrawal of the Proposed Rule and Supplemental Proposal for Regulation AT

Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz

Final Rule: 17 CFR Chapter I Post-Trade Name Give-Up on Swap Execution Facilities

Joint Statement of Chairman Heath P. Tarbert, Commissioner Rostin Behnam, and Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz
Statement of Commissioner Brian Quintenz

Final Rule: 17 CFR Part 50 Exemption from the Swap Clearing Requirement for Certain Affiliated Entities – Alternative Compliance Frameworks for Anti-Evasionary Measures (Inter-Affiliate Exemption 50.52)

Statement of Chairman Heath P. Tarbert
Statement of Commissioner Brian Quintenz
Statement of Commissioner Rostin Behnam
Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz


Proposed Rule:  17 CFR Part 23 Margin Requirements for Uncleared Swaps for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants (Phase VI Compliance Date Extension)

Statement of Commissioner Rostin Behnam
Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz