The CFTC has announced that it will hold an open meeting on Friday, October 1, 2010 to consider issuance of the following first proposed rules under the Dodd-Frank Act:
• the interim final rule regarding the time frame for reporting unexpired pre-enactment swaps to a swap data repository or the CFTC;
• proposed rules that would prescribe certain financial resource standards for systemically important derivatives clearing organizations (“SIDCOs”)
• proposed rules specifying requirements regarding governance arrangements and mitigation of conflicts of interest for derivatives clearing organizations, designated contract markets, and swap execution facilities
The meeting will be open to public viewing, webcast via the Internet, and available via a listen-only conference call.