RELEASE Number
6842-14

January 28, 2014

Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Global Markets Advisory Committee to Meet February 12, 2014

Committee to discuss CFTC Staff Advisory issued on November 14, 2013 on the Applicability of Transaction-Level Requirements in Certain Cross-Border Situations

Washington, DC – The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will convene a meeting of its Global Markets Advisory Committee (GMAC) on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, to discuss the CFTC staff's advisory issued on November 14, 2013, related to the CFTC's cross-border guidance addressing the applicability of certain Commission regulations.

CFTC Acting Chairman Mark Wetjen is the sponsor of the advisory committee.

The meeting is open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. The meeting will be available via a listen-only conference call. Following the meeting, a recording will also be made available on the CFTC’s website.

What:

Global Markets Advisory Committee Meeting

Location:

CFTC Headquarters lobby-level Hearing Room
1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581

Date:

February 12, 2014

Time:

2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Viewing/Listening Information: The CFTC has made available the following options to access the meeting:

An audio recording of the meeting will be made available on the www.cftc.gov

Call in to a toll-free telephone line to connect to a live audio feed.

Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information below:

Domestic Toll Free:

1-866-844-9416

International Toll Numbers:

International Dial-In Numbers

Conference ID:

3964578

Conference Passcode:

96457

Last Updated: January 28, 2014