CFTC looks to standardise SEF data

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By Daniel O'Leary
16 Jul 2014

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has issued a private consultation paper to swap execution facilities that seeks to standardise data the facilities produce on their over-the-counter derivatives trading volumes.

A market official close to the situation noted CFTC proposed standards will only affect data the SEFs give to the regulator and not the public. Some SEFs, the official noted, have gaps and errors in the data they submit. “The infrastructure for reporting the data is still in ...

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