The CFTC will hold a public roundtable on January 31, 2013 on the "futurization" of the swaps market. The roundtable will consist of panels addressing general industry views and concerns regarding the conversion of swaps to futures in each asset class; clearing and different margin requirements for swaps and futures; transaction-related matters including appropriate block rules for swaps and futures; and the effect of the conversion of swaps to futures on end-users. CFTC Press Release. On January 24th, Bloomberg provided the anecdotal evidence of the futurization of swaps. Evidence.