20th May 2011

May 20, 2011

The CFTC’s Agricultural Advisory Committee met this week to review the 51 new regulations proposed under the Dodd-Frank law.  These new rule look to regulate derivatives and their enourmous influence on commodities markets.  CFO Systems’ Director, Edgar Hicks who sits on the committee as a representative of the National Grange is one of the committee members to weigh in on the changes in yesterday’s Reuters piece.

CFTC’s Gensler: Reporting rule may be early arriver by Charles Abbott