"CFTC Proposes Amendments to Position Limit Aggregation Exemptions"

In  connection with Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and  Consumer Protection Act, on May 18, 2012, the Commodity Futures Trading  Commission proposed amendments (the "Amendments") to clarify and expand  exemptions to the aggregation requirements set out in the new position limit rules published by the CFTC on November 18, 2011 (the "Final Rules").                 

This Stroock Special Bulletin summarizes the Amendments.