CFTC Issues No-Action Relief From De Minimis Threshold for Certain Swaps

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued temporary no-action relief from the $25 million special entity de minimis threshold used to determine “swap dealer” status under the CFTC’s swap regulatory regime.  The no-action relief applies only to certain swap transactions described in the no-action letter and remains in effect until the CFTC rules on a petition filed by industry trade associations in response to the $25 million threshold.  For more information, click here.

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