Release: 5718-09
For Release: September 22, 2009

Subcommittee on Convergence to Convene the Third Session

Washington, DC – On Wednesday, September 23, 2009, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., members of the Subcommittee on Convergence in Agricultural Commodity Markets will conduct their third public conference call.

The Subcommittee on Convergence in Agricultural Commodity Markets, a subcommittee of the CFTC’s Agricultural Advisory Committee, was formed by the CFTC to identify the causes of poor cash-futures convergence in select agricultural commodity markets and advise on actions to remedy the situation. The Subcommittee held its first two public conference calls on June 8, 2009 and July 23, 2009.

The conference call is open to the public.

Participant Dial-In Number: (866) 312-4390

Conference ID: 32008899

Leader Name: Andrei Kirilenko

Media Contacts
Scott Schneider

R. David Gary

Last Updated: September 22, 2009