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CFTC adopts final rule on investment of customer funds
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has adopted amendments to CFTC Rules 1.25 and 30.7 that would narrow the scope of permissible investments for customer funds held by futures commission merchants (FCMs) and derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs) in the customer segregated account maintained under section 4d(a)(2) of the Commodity Exchange Act or the foreign futures and foreign options secured amount account maintained in accordance with CFTC Rule 30.7


Public meeting of the technology advisory committee
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Technology Advisory Committee will hold a public meeting on December 13, to address: (1) emerging issues in relation to swap execution facilities; (2) high frequency traders and their market impact; and (3) interim recommendations from the subcommittee on data standardization regarding universal product and legal entity identifiers, standardization of machine-readable legal contracts, and data storage and retrieval


CFTC Division of Market Oversight guidebook for Part 20 reports
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Division of Market Oversight has issued a guidebook containing additional guidance and detailed instructions for submitting large swap trader reports required by new Part 20 of the CFTC’s rules


Joint report to Congress on international swap regulation
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 3 2012

On February 1, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Agencies) submitted to Congress a Joint Report of International Swap Regulations (Report


CFTC appoints Gary Barnett as swaps division director
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2011

Gary Barnett has been appointed to serve as the Director of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight, a newly created division that is part of the CFTC’s restructuring to fulfill its expanded responsibilities under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act


CFTC issues guidance in conjunction with "swap" definition effective date
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2012

In light of the numerous regulatory changes triggered by the definition of “swap” taking effect on October 12, Commodity Futures Trading Commission staff released a series of no-action letters and interpretations late last week


CFTC provides additional relief to certain delegating CPOs
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • October 17 2014

In response to industry comment, on October 15 the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO


CFTC request for public comment regarding ice clear credit portfolio margining petition
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is requesting public comment on a petition submitted by ICE Clear Credit LLC (ICC) seeking a CFTC order that would permit ICC and its clearing members that are dually-registered as futures commission merchants and securities broker-dealers to (i) commingle positions in swaps and security-based swaps and related customer money, securities, and property in a cleared swaps customer account and (ii) portfolio margin the swaps and the security-based swaps held in such an account


CFTC extends comment period for multiple Dodd-Frank rulemakings
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2011

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has determined to extend the public comment period for over 30 of its proposed rulemakings under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act until June 3


Foreign Listed Stock Index Futures and Options Approval Chart June 21, 2013
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2013

Attached please find the updated Foreign Listed Stock Index Futures and Options Approvals Chart, current as of June 21, 2013. All prior versions are