Commodity Futures Trading Commission July 26, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Notice of Intent To Renew Collection Number 3038-0067, Protection of Consumer Information Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
Document Number: 2019-15933
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-26
Agency: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``CFTC'' or ``Commission'') is announcing an opportunity for public comment on the proposed renewal of a collection of certain information by the agency. This notice solicits comments on the collections of information mandated by the Commission's regulations (Protection of Consumer Information under the Fair Credit Reporting Act).
Customer Margin Rules Relating to Security Futures
Document Number: 2019-15400
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-07-26
Agency: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Agencies and Commissions, Securities and Exchange Commission
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``CFTC'') and the Securities and Exchange Commission (``SEC'') (collectively, the ``Commissions'') are proposing amendments to regulations that establish minimum customer margin requirements for security futures. More specifically, the proposed amendments would lower the margin requirement for an unhedged security futures position from 20% to 15%, as well as propose certain revisions to the margin offset table consistent with the proposed reduction in margin.