Commodity Futures Trading Comission

Before the Commodity Futures Trading Comission: Regulation of Commodity Option Transactions

by Barry Bosworth March 6, 1978 Commodity Futures Trading Comission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) hereby submits its comments on a proposed rule change concerning the regulati of commodity options published by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) on February 6, 1978. The proposal ” … would generally prohibit commodity option transactions until such time as the Commission determines that adequate protection […]

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Application for Designation of the Commodity Exchange, Inc. as a Contract Market for Trading in Zinc

by Council on Wage and Price Stability June 28, 1977 Commodity Futures Trading Comission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) hereby submits its comments to the Comnodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) concerning the application for designation of the Commodity Exchange, Inc. (Comex) New York, New York, as a contract market for the trading of zinc. If the application is approved, zinc futures would be traded on an […]

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Commodity Options Transactions Proposed Amendment of Interim Regulations

by Council on Wage and Price Stability June 6, 1977 Commodity Futures Trading Comission

Interim regulations proposed by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission which would implement a three-year pilot program in the trading of commodity options were supported today by the Council on Wage and Price Stability. At the present time, the Commodity Exchange Act prohibits trading in options on most agricultural commodities. In addition, no organized exchange is […]

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