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Breaking: CFTC Certifies the First MAT Submission

By Andrew Cross and Tom Watterson Attention investment managers, banks, CPOs, insurance companies and anyone who currently must clear their interest rate swaps, the requirement to trade interest rate swaps on a swap execution facility ("SEF") will come into force on February 15, 2014. Part 1: What will be covered by the trading mandate? The … Continue Reading

CFTC Open Meeting Scheduled for 5/16 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern: Block Sizes, Made Available to Trade, SEFs and Anti-disruptive Trading Practices

The proposed agenda covers: Minimum Block Sizes for Swaps; The "Made Available to Trade" Rule Under section 2(h)(8) of the Commodity Exchange Act and Swap Transaction Compliance and Implementation Schedule; Core Principles for Swap Execution Facilities (SEFs); and Anti-disruptive Practices Authority – Interpretive Guidance and Policy Statement. You can obtain information about participation by clicking here. Good day. Good … Continue Reading