Position Limits and Exemptions
On September 28, 2012, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia vacated the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (“CFTC”) Position Limits Rule. In light of the action by the District Court, the Exchanges have withdrawn Submission No. 12-299 which was submitted to the CFTC on September 27, 2012, and indicated that the Exchanges were adopting revisions to Rule 559 (“Position Limits and Exemptions”) in connection with the Commission’s Position Limits Rule.
Questions regarding this Advisory Notice may be directed to the following individuals in Market Regulation:
Chris Reinhardt, Director, Market Surveillance, at 212.299.2882
Erin Peddicord, Supervisor, Market Surveillance, at 312.435.3628For media inquiries concerning this Advisory Notice, please contact CME Group Corporate Communications at 312.930.3434 or firstname.lastname@example.org.