Attached please find the updated Foreign Listed Stock Index Futures and Options Approvals Chart, current as of August 1, 2011. All prior versions are superseded and should be discarded. Please note the following developments since we distributed the last Approvals Chart:  

  1. The CFTC has approved the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad’s FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index futures contracts for trading by U.S. Persons. In addition, the CFTC reports that Turquoise Global Holdings Limited has applied for approval of its FTSE 100 index futures contract for trading by U.S. Persons.
  1. The SEC has not approved any new foreign equity index options since we last distributed the Chart.

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