As noted in an earlier Client bulletin, the Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (“Division”) of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) issued a no-action letter dated November 29, 2012 enabling...more
Too often, family members view their business as a source of wealth without making sure that the company is managed by those best suited for the job. Good governance — carefully documented in writing — can help ensure a...more
Lowenstein Sandler’s Investment Management Group is pleased to provide you with (i) a summary of recent legislative and regulatory developments that impact the investment management community; and (ii) checklists of year-end...more
On November 29, 2012, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) staff published relief for family offices that would otherwise be required to register with the CFTC as commodity pool operators (“CPOs”). This relief...more
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's ("CFTC’s") Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (the “Division”) recently provided no-action relief to certain family offices and certain managers of funds-of-funds...more
On November 29 and December 4, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) issued a series of no-action letters that afford relief from registration as a...more
The Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (the “Division”) of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC” or “Commission”) recently issued CFTC Letter No. 12-37 (November 29, 2012), which...more
Claims for relief from CPO registration by qualifying family offices and fund of funds operators must be filed by December 31.
On November 29, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC's) Division of Swap Dealer...more
On November 29, 2012, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (Division) issued no-action relief from commodity pool operator (CPO) registration to family offices...more
A family office is, generally, a professional organization that is wholly-owned by clients in a family and is exclusively controlled (directly or indirectly) by one or more members of a family and/or entities controlled by a...more
The CFTC staff has issued a no-action letter regarding family offices. The letter states that staff will not recommend that the CFTC take enforcement action against the operators of family offices for failure to register as...more
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