On January 26, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission published in the Federal Register its decision to extend the public comment period for the supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking for Regulation Automated Trading (Regulation AT) (the Supplement). (For a more complete discussion of the Supplement, see the November 11, 2016 edition of Corporate & Financial Weekly Digest.) The Supplement was published in the Federal Register on November 25, 2016, with the public comment period closing on January 24. Based on the broad scope of topics addressed in the Supplement, and questions raised during the initial public comment period, the CFTC has decided to continue receiving public comments until May 1.

A copy of the Federal Register release is available here.