On October 5th, a proposed rule change filed by ICE Clear Europe to amend its CDS Procedures in order to implement new clearing certainty requirements under Commodity Futures Trading Commission Rules 39.12(b)(7) and 1.74(b) was approved on an accelerated basis. SEC Release No. 34-67998.

Allowing Routable Orders to Simultaneously Execute against Exchange Available Shares. On October 5th, proposed rule changes filed by NASDAQ OMX BX, Inc. and NASDAQ OMX PHLX LLC to amend Exchange rules to reflect a change in routing functionality to allow routable orders to simultaneously execute against Exchange available shares and route to other markets for execution of the remainder of the order became immediately effective. SEC Release No. 34-67990. SEC Release No. 34-67991.