SEC, CFTC Staffs to Host Roundtable to Discuss International Issues Relating to Dodd-Frank Act Title VII Implementation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Washington, D.C., July 21, 2011 – The staffs of the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a joint public roundtable on August 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to discuss international issues related to the implementation of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Panelists will be announced at a later date.
The roundtable will be held in the Conference Center at the CFTC’s Headquarters, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street NW, Washington, D.C. The discussion will be open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis.
Members of the public also may listen by telephone and should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation.
U.S. toll free: (866) 844-9416
International toll: (203) 369-5026
A transcript of the public roundtable discussion will be published on the CFTC’s website at http://www.cftc.gov/PressRoom/Events/2011/index.htm and on the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov/news/press/2011/2011-151.htm.
Members of the public wishing to submit their views on the topics addressed at the roundtable may do so by:
All submissions provided to the CFTC or SEC in any form may be published on the website of the respective agency, without review and without removal of personal identifying information.
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Agenda for the Public Roundtable Discussion:
9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
9:30 a.m.-11 a.m.
11 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
1 p.m.-2:15 p.m.
2:15 p.m.-4 p.m.