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CFTC Seeks Market Risk Advisory Committee Membership Nominations and Public Comment on Committee Priorities

Posted in CFTC, Derivatives
On March 15, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission published in the Federal Register a request for nominees for the membership positions on the Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC). MRAC is a discretionary advisory committee that conducts public meetings and submits reports and recommendations to the CFTC on matters including systemic risk and changes in the… Continue Reading

CFTC’s Market Risk Advisory Committee Releases Agenda for Upcoming Public Meeting

Posted in CFTC, Derivatives
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has released the agenda for the Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC) public meeting that will be held on January 31. The public meeting will feature four different panels, in addition to opening remarks from Rostin Behnam, MRAC Sponsor and Commissioner; J. Christopher Giancarlo, CFTC Chairman; and Brian D. Quintenz, a… Continue Reading

CFTC Market Risk Advisory Committee To Hold Meeting

Posted in CFTC
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC) will hold a public meeting on November 17 in Washington, DC. At the meeting, the Central Counterparty (CCP) Risk Management Subcommittee will present final recommendations regarding CCPs’ preparations for the default of a significant clearing member. The MRAC also will also discuss the Bank of… Continue Reading

CFTC’s Market Risk Advisory Committee to Meet on June 2

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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Market Risk Advisory Committee (MRAC) will hold a public meeting at the CFTC’s headquarters in Washington, DC on June 2. MRAC will consider issues including the appropriate industry response to cybersecurity threats and the concentration of futures commission merchants and its effect on market liquidity. Members of the public may… Continue Reading