CFTC Updates

CMC has long sought, through communications with the CFTC and numerous discussions on Capitol Hill, to encourage the CFTC to better coordinate its rulemaking with global commodities and derivatives regulators, so as to not unduly harm American businesses, job creation, capital formation and market liquidity. It is heartening to note that the CFTC has acknowledged our concerns by planning this meeting.

CFTC and SEC Staffs to Host Public Roundtable to Discuss International Issues relating to the Implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act
The staffs of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will hold a joint public roundtable on August 1, 2011, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, to discuss international issues related to the implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

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