On November 19, 2014, CFTC commissioner Sharon Y. Bowen, sponsor of the CFTC’s newly formed Market Risk Advisory Committee (“MRAC”), invited public input on MRAC’s composition and priorities through a Federal Register release. The specific issues for comment include recommendations on how to improve market structure and mitigate risk, as well as proposals on how to nominate individuals for membership on the MRAC. The comment period ends on December 3, 2014.

The notice in the Federal Register is available at:

http://www.cftc.gov/ucm/groups/public/@lrfederalregister/documents/file/2014-27279a.pdf