The impacts of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) response to cross-border swaps are yet unknown. With a 75 day period of guidance in addition implementation of the final ruling, this unprecedented move by the CFTC may deeply impact the derivatives market.Read More
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The Depository Trust & Clearing Corp. (DTCC) sued the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday claiming that the derivatives regulator made “anti-competitive rules,” regarding swap trading data, that favor two rival companies.
Today, the CFTC announced today that swap dealers, major swap participants, and private funds active in the swaps market, are required to begin clearing certain index credit default swaps (CDS) and interest rate swaps that they entered into on, or after March 11, 2013.
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission head Gary Gensler touted the benefits of “futurization” in a speech delivered at the CFTC today.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will publicly discuss the “futurization” of the swaps market on January 31.
CFTC is extending the review period for Rule 1001. Passage of the rule could result in a thicket of lawsuits between CME, DTCC, and CFTC.
The CFTC is set to decide on a rule that could embroil swaps regulation in a lawsuit between CME and DTCC.
The CFTC today issued a statement announcing real-time public reporting for swap transactions and swap dealer registration.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued no-action relief for certain banks owned by non-U.S. swap dealers.
The CFTC’s Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) yesterday issued a no-action letter and two rule deferrals.