Alert January 22, 2013

CFTC Extends Comment Period for Proposed Rule Regarding FCMs and DCOs

The CFTC extended the comment period on its proposed rules pertaining to futures commission merchants (FCMs) and derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs) (as discussed in the October 30, 2012 Financial Services Alert), originally scheduled to close on January 14, 2013, until February 15, 2013.