The CFTC is soliciting comment in respect of five proposed rules published today (November 2nd) in the Federal Register. Comment due dates noted below

  • 75 FR 67254
    17 CFR Parts 1 and 4 Removing Any Reference to or Reliance on Credit Ratings in Commission Regulations; Proposing Alternatives to the Use of Credit Ratings
    30 Day Comment Period (Due December 2, 2010)
  • 75 FR 67258
    17 CFR Parts 15 and 20 Position Reports for Physical Commodity Swaps
    30 Day Comment Period (Due December 2, 2010)
     
  • 75 FR 67277
    17 CFR Parts 39 and 140 Process for Review of Swaps for Mandatory Clearing
    60 Day Comment Period (Due January 3, 2011)

     
  • 75 FR 67282
    17 CFR Part 40 Provisions Common to Registered Entities
    60 Day Comment Period (Due January 3, 2011)

     

  • 75 FR 67301 
    17 CFR Chapter I Antidisruptive Practices Authority Contained in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
    60 Day Comment Period (Due January 3, 2011)
     

Thought you’d want to know – be back with some thoughts later.

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