In a study done by the ISDA, Cross-Border Fragmentation of Global OTC Derivatives: An Empirical Analysis, it was found that the trade volume between Europe and the US in the OTC market dropped 77% in October
The CFTC has released a request for comment on around 70 questions regarding swaps-data reporting and how to use the data it collects from companies like Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. and CME Group Inc.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is looking into deals given to high speed trading firms by exchange operators.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission may be delaying overseas trading restrictions that are set to go into effect next week.
Several commissioners have spoken out over the CFTC’s no action letters, finding that many of them were instituted without leaving them enough time to give their own input into the matter.
Chilton, who had said he would be leaving the CFTC in November, has stated that he will step down from the Commission by March 22nd.
The DTCC CFTC lawsuit was filed by the DTCC over the how the CFTC allowed CME Group Inc and IntercontinentalExchange to gather market data
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission have released a “Memorandum of Understanding” (MOU) detailing their agreement to share market data between one another.
Massad was one of several CFTC nominees to speak on their experience in front of the Senate yesterday, being joined by Sharon Bowen and J. Christopher Giancarlo, who also seem likely to be approved.
Outside of Massad, CFTC nominees Sharon Y. Bowen and J. Christopher Giancarlo, who are slated to take on roles as commissioners, will also be answering some questions for the Senate.