EVENT: Commission Meetings Jun 4, 2018

CFTC to Hold an Open Commission Meeting on June 4

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo announced that the CFTC will hold an open meeting on Monday, June 4, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. to consider the following:

  • Final Rule: Indemnification (Amendments to the Swap Data Access Provisions of Part 49 and Certain Other Matters)
  • Proposed Rule: Volcker Rule (Revisions to Prohibitions and Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests in, and Relationships With, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds)
  • Proposed Rule: De Minimis Exception (Amendments to Swap Dealer Registration De Minimis Exception)

The meeting is open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Members of the public may also watch a live webcast or listen to the meeting via conference call using a domestic toll-free telephone or international toll or toll-free number to connect to a live, listen-only audio feed.
 

What:

CFTC Open Meeting

Location:

CFTC Headquarters lobby-level Hearing Room
1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581

Date:

Monday, June 4, 2018

Time:

9:30 a.m. (ET)


Viewing/Listening Instructions: Watch the live webcast at www.cftc.gov. To listen to the live audio feed, call the toll or toll-free numbers listed under Related Links. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information below:
 

Domestic Toll Free:

866-844-9416

International Toll Numbers:

International Numbers

Conference Passcode:

7702526

 

View Archived Webcast
CFTC Press Release 7734-18

CFTC Press Release 7737-18
Sunshine Act Meeting: June 4, 2018

Opening Statements:

Statement of Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo
Statement of Commissioner Brian Quintenz
Statement of Commissioner Rostin Behnam
Statement of Dissent of Commissioner Rostin Behnam

Federal Register Notices:

83 FR 2741: Indemnification (Amendments to the Swap Data Access Provisions of Part 49 and Certain Other Matters)
Vote: 3-0, unanimous

83 FR 2744: De Minimis Exception (Amendments to Swap Dealer Registration De Minimis Exception)
Vote: 2-1

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Proposed Revisions to Prohibitions and Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests in, and Relationships With, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds
Vote: 2-1