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- Excerpt from Derivatives:

CFTC Extends Time-Limited No-Action Relief for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants from Compliance with Valuation Reporting Obligations -

On 1 July 2014, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (“CFTC”) Division of Market Oversight extended the relief provided in no-action letter 13-34. The no-action letter provides relief to Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants from the obligation to report valuation data for cleared swaps as required by CFTC regulations. The no-action letter provides that the CFTC will not take enforcement action against a Swap Dealer or Major Swap Participant for failure to comply with such reporting requirements until 30 June 2014.

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Topics:  Banks, CFTC, Compliance, Credit Ratings, Derivatives, Enforcement, Financial Regulatory Reform, Major Swap Participants, No-Action Letters, No-Action Relief, Reporting Requirements, Swap Dealers, Swaps, Valuation

Published In: General Business Updates, Consumer Protection Updates, Finance & Banking Updates, International Trade Updates, Securities Updates

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