• Proposed Changes to Accommodate Alternate Settlement Procedure for Physically-Settled Treasury Futures Are Immediately Effective.

On December 15th, the SEC granted immediate effectiveness to The Options Clearing Corporation's proposed revision of its By-Laws and Rules to accommodate an alternate settlement procedure for physically-settled Treasury Futures traded by ELX Futures L.P. Comments should be submitted on or before January 14, 2010. SEC Release No. 34-61170.