• May 9, 2014

    CFTC’s Global Markets Advisory Committee to Meet May 21, 2014

    Agenda items include foreign-based swaps, clearinghouses and swaps execution facilities

    Washington, DC — The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Acting Chairman Mark P. Wetjen announced today that he will convene a meeting of the CFTC Global Markets Advisory Committee (GMAC) on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 to discuss issues related to the CFTC’s coordination with foreign regulators on the oversight of foreign-based swap clearinghouses and foreign swaps execution facilities.

    See full agenda and meeting participants under Related Links.

    The meeting is open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. The meeting will be available via a listen-only conference call. Following the meeting, a recording will also be made available on the CFTC website.

    What:

    Global Markets Advisory Committee Meeting

    Location:

    CFTC Headquarters
    Lobby-level Hearing Room
    1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581

    Date:

    May 21, 2014

    Time:

    10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Viewing/Listening Information: The CFTC has made available the following options to access the meeting:

    Call in to a toll-free telephone line to connect to a live audio feed.

    Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information below:

    Domestic Toll Free:

    1-866-844-9416

    International Toll Numbers:

    International Dial-In Numbers

    Conference ID:

    2402782

    Conference Passcode:

    CFTC

    Last Updated: May 30, 2014