The Technology Advisory Committee of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission will meet on February 23, at the CFTC’s offices in Washington, DC. The topics discussed with include proposed Regulation AT, swap data harmonization and standardization and blockchain potential. On February 25, the CFTC’s Energy and Environmental Markets Advisory Committee will meet. Among the topics scheduled to be discussed is the CFTC Staff Preliminary report regarding the so-called “swap dealer de minimisexception.” (Click here for details on this report in the article, “Staff Issues Report on CFTC De Minimis Exception for Swap Dealer Registration But Makes No Recommendations” in the November 22, 2015 edition of Bridging the Week.)