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Prepared Remarks of Gary Gensler, Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission, Before the American Bar Association Derivatives and Futures Law Committee Virtual Mid-Year Program

Gary Gensler SEC Chair

Thank you for the kind introduction. It’s good to be back with the American Bar Association’s Derivatives and Futures Law Committee.

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CME Group to Launch Micro WTI Futures on July 12

Peter Keavey, Global Head of Energy Products at CME Group Micro WTI futures

CME Group, announced it will expand its suite of micro-sized futures contracts with the introduction of Micro WTI futures. The contracts are expected to launch on July 12, pending regulatory review.

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Federal Court Orders Oregon Owner of Precious Metals Firm to Pay $1.3 Million to Victims of Fraudulent Precious Metals Scheme

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U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington entered a consent order against Aaron Michael Scott of Portland, Oregon for fraud and misappropriation in connection with a precious metals scheme

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Murban Crude Oil Futures – ADM

Murban Crude Oil Futures - ADM

The Murban Crude Oil Future is a physically delivered contract, basis FOB Fujairah (ADNOC) loading terminal, UAE. The futures contract will provide users with an effective hedging instrument for Arab Gulf crude oil

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FIA announces 2021 Futures Hall of Fame inductees

FIA Futures Hall of Fame

FIA today announced the induction of eight new members into the FIA Futures Hall of Fame. This year’s class joins 157 other honorees in the Hall of Fame, which was established in 2005 on FIA’s 50th anniversary.

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Copper Price Hits 9-year Highs

Copper price

Copper price hits 9-year highs amid strong demand for manufactured goods and China's strong economic rebound after the coronavirus health crisis.

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Global futures and options trading reaches record level in 2020

Global futures and options trading reaches record level

FIA released yearly statistics that show the total number of futures and options traded on exchanges worldwide reached a record level of 46.77 billion contracts in 2020, up 35.6% from 2019.

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CME Group to Launch Ether Futures on February 8, 2021

CME Group Ether futures

Ether futures to expand CME Group's robust crypto derivatives offering for institutional traders alongside CME Bitcoin futures.

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ICE Sets Exchange-wide Open Interest Record

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Futures Open Interest hits record 46.8 million contracts. Open interest in Global Energy +8% and Natural Gas +14% year-over-year

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ICE Reports Record Activity Across Its Environmental Complex as Participants Price Climate Risk

ICE Index Options futures climate risk fixed income

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of mortgage technology, data and listings services, today reported record open interest across its environmental complex as participants price climate risk.

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