Release Number 6228-12

April 11, 2012

CFTC to Hold Open Meeting to Consider Two Final Rules

Washington, DC – The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, at 9:30 a.m., to consider two Final Rules:

  • Final Rule on Further Definition of “Swap Dealer,” “Security-Based Swap Dealer,” “Major Swap Participant,” “Major Security-Based Swap Participant,” and “Eligible Contract Participant.”
  • Final Rule on Commodity Options.


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


CFTC Headquarters Conference Center, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581


Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 9:30 a.m.

Viewing/Listening Information: The CFTC has made available the following options to access the meeting:

Watch a webcast of the meeting at 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:

Domestic Toll-Free: 866-844-9416


International Toll: Listed under Related Link


Participant Passcode/Password: CFTC


Last Updated: April 11, 2012