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Recent Developments in Regulatory Compliance and Enforcement

6.5 CLE Credit Hours Available (New York)
Transitional and Nontransitional

  6.5 CPE Credit Hours Available

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Global Financial Conference Center
New York



8:15 AM


Registration and Continental Breakfast




8:45 AM


Introduction and Welcoming Remarks



Bella Rozenberg, Assistant General Counsel & Head of Regulatory
and Legal Practice Group, ISDA




9:00 AM


CFTC Regulatory Outlook - What is the Future of the SEF Trading?



  • Acting Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo’s White Paper and the forthcoming changes
    to the SEF rules
  • Buy-side perspective
  • Sell-side perspective
  • SEF perspective




10:45 AM


Morning Break




11:00 AM


Recent CFTC Proposals - How Will They Affect the Markets?



The panel will highlight issues to be on the lookout for and compliance challenges, including:

  • CFTC Proposed Capital Requirements for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants
  • CFTC Position Limits Proposal
  • CFTC Proposed Rule 1.31
  • Federal Reserve Proposed Rule on Physical Commodities




12:15 PM






1:15 PM


CFTC Enforcement Priorities



  • Recent Developments in the CFTC Enforcement Litigation
  • Understanding CFTC and NFA Jurisdiction; Processes Used to Investigate CFTC/NFA Enforcement Matters
  • Industry Response to CFTC Investigations
    • Expanded CFTC authority
    • Fact-finding
    • Wells Notice




2:30 PM


Afternoon Break




2:45 PM


CFTC and NFA Ongoing Compliance Requirements



  • Asset Mangers: maintaining an effective compliance program in a changing regulatory environment
  • Swap Dealers: ongoing compliance requirements and compliance challenges
    • Navigating the CFTC regulatory framework
    • Chief Compliance Officer responsibilities
    • Annual compliance report




4:15 PM


Conference Concludes


Agenda is subject to change

$ 850 U.S. (member) / $ 975 U.S. (non-member)
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