On August 23, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced that its Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC) will hold a public meeting via teleconference on September 9 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (ET).

At the meeting, the MRAC will vote on its recommendation with respect to the disclosures recommended by the Interest Rate Benchmark Reform Subcommittee for new derivatives that reference London Inter-bank Offered Rate (LIBOR) and other inter-bank offered rates. The MRAC also will discuss other issues involving the transition from LIBOR to other rates.

Members of the public may listen to the meeting using the domestic toll-free number +1.866.844.9416 and the conference password 4136858. Lines are limited and available on a first-come first-serve basis.

More information and international dial-in numbers are available here.