CFTC Revamps Its Swap Data Reporting Regulations

        The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is proposing amendments to its Part 45 swap data reporting regulations related to cleared swaps. The amendments primarily affect swap data repositories (SDRs), derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs), designated contract markets (DCMs), swap execution facilities (SEFs), swap dealers (SDs), and major…

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FERC Provides Guidance on Use of Transmission Incentives

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) recently issued a policy statement providing further guidance on criteria it will use in determining when a proposed transmission project will be eligible for incentive pricing or Return on Equity (ROE) incentive adders.  FERC released the guidance based on over 1,500 pages of comments…

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