On July 2nd, the SEC provided notice of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's filing of a proposed rule change amending FINRA Rule 2360 (Options) to treat over-the-counter options cleared by The Options Clearing Corporation as conventional options for purposes of the rule; and FINRA Rule 4210 (Margin Requirements) to treat OTC options cleared by the OCC as listed options with respect to applicable margin requirements. Comments should be submitted on or before July 30, 2013. SEC Release No. 34-69913.