Tag: SEF deadline

December 06, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Second SEF relief period expires, confusion sets in

FX traders expressed their doubts about the ability of SEFs to handle CFTC's procedures properly In an extensive piece today titled ‘SEFs battle with confirmations after CFTC relief expiry’ Risk Magazine is analyzing extensively the market conditions surrounding the exemption period for SEF confirmation issuing, which expired on November 29th. It turns out that at present…

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November 03, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

CFTC delays SEF enforcement one (additional) month to November 29

The US Government shutdown, combined with industry pressure, leads the CFTC to be more flexible with SEFs. After previously giving SEFs a month extension to November 1 before a lot of the SEF rules kick in, the CFTC has now granted the SEFs an additional month (to November 29) before certain of their enforcement responsibilities…

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