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CFTC Staff Issues Interpretation Regarding Position Limits Aggregation by Passive Investors in Commodity Pools

Posted in Fund Regulation

On May 2, 2018, staff of the Division of Market Oversight of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) issued an interpretation regarding CFTC Reg. 150.4(b)(1), 17 CFR 150.4(b)(1), which provides an exemption from the CFTC’s position limits aggregation rules for certain passive investors in commodity pools (CFTC Staff Letter No. 18-12). In general, market participants… Read More