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Guide to Final and Interim Final Rulemaking on Commodity Options

April 27th, 2012

Introduction On April 18, 2012, the U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (the “Commission” or “CFTC”) announced that it would adopt a final and interim final rule to address commodity options under the same laws and rules applicable to all other swaps. The rule is in accordance with section 721 of the Dodd-Frank Act, which defines […]