Release Number 7967-19

July 11, 2019

CFTC Voted on Open Meeting Agenda Items 

— At an open meeting today, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) voted unanimously to approve a proposed rule on registration with alternative compliance for non-U.S. derivatives clearing organizations.  With a 3 to 2 vote, the Commission also approved a supplemental proposal on exemption from derivatives clearing organization registration. The proposed rule on customer margin rules relating to security futures was unanimously approved in seriatim on July 9.   [See CFTC Press Release 7962-19]

For additional information about the meeting, including the Chairman and Commissioners’ statements, webcast link, etc. go to Open Commission Meeting 07-11-19.