Release: 5595-09
For Release: January 8, 2009

CFTC Requests Public Comment on Application submitted by Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. for Designation of a Contract Market and Registration of a Derivatives Clearing Organization

Washington, DC – The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is asking for public comment on an application submitted by Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., for the designation of a contract market, Cantor Futures Exchange, L.P., and the registration of a derivatives clearing organization, Cantor Clearinghouse, L.P. Comments should be submitted on or before Wednesday, January 28, 2009.

Comments may be submitted electronically to All comments received will be posted on the CFTC’s website.

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Last Updated: January 8, 2009