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CFTC's Global Markets Advisory Committee to Meet May 21, 2014

May 9, 2014

WASHINGTON, May 9 -- The Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued the following news release:

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Acting Chairman Mark P. Wetjen announced today that he will convene a meeting of the CFTC Global Markets Advisory Committee (GMAC) on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 to discuss issues related to the CFTC's coordination with foreign regulators on the oversight of foreign-based swap clearinghouses and foreign swaps execution facilities.

A full agenda and meeting participants will be posted on when finalized.

The meeting is open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. The meeting will be available via a listen-only conference call. Following the meeting, a recording will also be made available on the CFTC website.


Global Markets Advisory Committee Meeting


CFTC Headquarters

Lobby-level Hearing Room

1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581


May 21, 2014


10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Viewing/Listening Information: The CFTC has made available the following options to access the meeting:

An audio recording of the meeting will be made available on the

Call in to a toll-free telephone line to connect to a live audio feed.

Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information below:

Domestic Toll Free:


International Toll Numbers:

International Dial-In Numbers

Conference ID:


Conference Passcode:


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