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Dodd-Frank Derivatives

CFTC & FERC Take Steps to Implement Information Sharing MOU

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Derivatives, Energy Today the CFTC and FERC announced the initial transmission of market data under the recently adopted CFTC-FERC Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for use in analyzing market activities and protecting market integrity. The two agencies also announced the creation of a staff-level Interagency Surveillance and Data Analytics Working Group to coordinate information sharing between the agencies […] Read more →

by   |   March 5, 2014

SEC Publishes Draft Strategic Plan For Public Comment

Derivatives, Municipal Advisors, Public Companies and Securities The SEC has published for public comment its Draft Strategic Plan that outlines the agency’s strategic goals for fiscal years 2014 to 2018. To comment on the 2014-2018 Draft... Read more →

by   |   February 3, 2014

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FERC & CFTC sign MOUs on Jurisdiction and Information Sharing (Finally)

Derivatives, Energy On January 2, approximately three years after the applicable deadline under the Dodd-Frank Act, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and Commodity Futures Trading Commission... Read more →

by   |   January 6, 2014

2014 New Year

New Year Brings Changes to End User Reporting Requirements for Trade Options and Swaps

Derivatives, Energy The first half of 2014 will bring changes to the end user reporting requirements for trade options and swaps—namely, (1) the commencement of the annual Form TO reporting... Read more →

by and   |   December 31, 2013