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CME group exchanges adopt revised rules regarding transfer trades and concurrent long and short positions
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2014

On March 10, a self-certified rule change related to transfer trades and concurrent long and short positions submitted by the Chicago Mercantile


CFTC approves final rule related to recordkeeping and reporting, conflicts of interest and chief compliance officer designation
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2012

On April 3, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s final rules relating to Swap Dealer (SD) and Major Swap Participant (MSP) Recordkeeping, Reporting, and Duties; Futures Commission Merchant (FCM) and Introducing Broker (IB) Conflicts of Interest; and Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) Rules for SDs, MSPs and FCMs were published in the Federal Register


Proposed rules to implement Volcker rule
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2012

At a public meeting on January 11, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, by a 3-2 vote (Commissioners O’Malia and Sommers, dissenting), voted to propose regulations to implement the provisions of Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Act, commonly known as the “Volcker Rule.”


CFTC extends swap data reporting relief to certain non-US SDs and MSPs
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2015

The Division of Market Oversight of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission has extended relief from swap data reporting obligations for swap


NFA reminds members of BSA electronic filing requirements
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2012

On June 5, the National Futures Association issued a notice reminding members that, beginning July 1, all Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) reports must be filed electronically


“Let Wall Street pay for Wall Street’s Bailout Act of 2009”Congressional bill proposes new tax on securities transactions
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2009

On February 13, the “Let Wall Street Pay for Wall Street’s Bailout Act of 2009” (Act) was introduced by U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio and referred to the House Ways and Means Committee


Treasury Secretary outlines framework for regulatory reform
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2009

On March 26, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner provided an overview of the Obama administration’s planned overhaul of the financial regulatory system to the Committee on Financial Services of the House of Representatives


Industry groups respond to DOJ recommendation regarding tighter ownership restrictions for DCMs, DCOs and SEFs
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2011

The ABA Securities Association, the Clearing House Association, the Financial Services Roundtable, the Futures Industry Association, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (the Industry Groups) have submitted a comment letter with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission in response to a comment letter submitted by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) urging the implementation of more-stringent rules relating to ownership and conflicts of interest for designated contract markets (DCMs), derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs) and swap execution facilities (SEFs


CFTC and SEC staffs to hold joint public roundtable discussion regarding international issues relating to the implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2011

The staffs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission will jointly conduct a public roundtable discussion to address international issues in connection with the implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act


CFTC and SEC to hold joint public roundtable discussion regarding implementation of rules under Dodd-Frank
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • April 15 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission will jointly conduct a public roundtable discussion to address the schedule for implementing final rules for swaps and security-based swaps under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, including whether to phase in the implementation of the new requirements