RELEASE Number
5595-09

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 secretary@cftc.gov. All comments received will be posted on the CFTC’s website.

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Last Updated: January 8, 2009