On February 1st, the SEC granted immediate effectiveness to the International Securities Exchange's proposed amendment of its incentive plan for market makers on a newly listed foreign currency option, the Brazilian real, and to establish fees for transactions in such options. The options began trading on the ISE on January 19, 2010 and this fee change will be operative and effective as of January 19, 2010. Comments should be submitted within 21 days after publication in the Federal Register, which is expected during the week of February 8th. SEC Release No. 34-61459.