Monthly Archives: May 2013

CFTC Publishes Text of SEF Rules

From Cadwalader’s Cabinet News: The CFTC published the text of the three final rules adopted last week. These rules cover the following: (i) core principles and other requirements for swap execution facilities (“SEFs”); (ii) the process for a designated contract … Continue reading

Posted in CFTC, Commodity Trading, Dodd-Frank, Oil & Gas, Power, Regulation

FERC Commissioners Receive ISO/RTO Gas-Electric Coordination Reports at Open Meeting, Significant Issues Remain

By Gregory Lawrence, Terence Healey and Ryan Norfolk As natural gas prices have decreased in the United States, electricity market operators’ reliance on gas-fired generation to serve consumers’ needs has steadily increased. This increased reliance has sharpened the focus on … Continue reading

Posted in FERC, Oil & Gas, Power, Regulation