RELEASE Number
7835-18

November 5, 2018

CFTC Voted on Open Meeting Agenda Items

— At an open meeting today, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) voted unanimously to approve a final rule to amend the De Minimis Exception to the Swap Dealer Definition. The Commission also voted unanimously on a request for comment regarding the Practice of “Post-Trade Name Give-Up” on Swap Execution Facilities.

With a 4 to 1 vote, the Commission approved the proposed rule to amend to Regulations on Swap Execution Facilities and the Trade Execution Requirement.

For additional information about the meeting, including Chairman and Commissioners’ Statements, webcast link, Fact Sheets, go to Open Meeting November 5, 2018.