Some of the key changes to the swaps markets contemplated by the Dodd-Frank Act are starting to take effect. Some key upcoming deadlines affecting private investment funds are highlighted below.
All swap market participants, including commercial end-users, should be aware of the upcoming April 10 deadline for Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) swap reporting and recordkeeping requirements under Parts 43, 45...more
On November 28, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued final clearing determinations (Final Determinations) with respect to four classes of interest rate swaps (IRS) and two classes of credit default swaps...more
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or CFTC, has issued, for public comment, a proposed CFTC Swaps Report that, when the proposal is finalized, will give the public a view into the previously dark swaps market....more
In This Issue:
- SEC Proposes Security-Based Swap Rules
- Court Challenge Filed to the SEC's "Conflict Mineral" Rules
- CFTC Proposes Security-Based Swap Rules...more