Release Number 5939-10

November 24, 2010

CFTC Staff to Host Public Roundtable to Discuss Disruptive Trading Practices

Washington, DC – Staff of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public roundtable on December 2, 2010, from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm to discuss issues related to disruptive trading practices. The roundtable will assist the CFTC in the understanding and implementation of Section 747 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

The roundtable will be held in the Lobby Level Hearing Room at the CFTC’s Headquarters, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW, Washington DC. The discussion will be open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Members of the public may also listen by telephone and should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation.

  • US Toll-Free: 877-951-7311
  • International Toll: 1-203-607-0666
  • Passcode: 6047277

Members of the public wishing to submit their views on the topics addressed at the roundtable may e-mail their submissions to [email protected] (all emails must reference “Dodd-Frank Disruptive Trading Practices Roundtable” in the subject field).

All submissions provided to the CFTC in any electronic form or on paper may be published on the Commission’s website, without review and without removal of personally identifying information.

Last Updated: November 24, 2010