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John Lothian Newsletter: US futures trading to rebound after OTC shift; CME Europe exchange to target Asia-Pacific market; CFTC’s Gensler says still reviewing cross-border Dodd-Frank input John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

US futures markets may be able to use regulatory clarity as a springboard to improved volume next year. CME Group’s plans for its new London exchange include targeting Asian traders, as its operating hours will cover Asia as well as Europe. The CFTC’s Gary Gensler says the agency is still considering comments and consulting with other regulators on how to implement Dodd-Frank rules across international borders. Inside today’s First Read, check out John Lothian’s new plan to use FIA EXPO to revitalize the global financial marketplace. Yeah, well, you’d better go read it, then.

An EXPO Fueled Growth Plan Commentary

John Lothian

Next week the world’s futures, options and OTC communities converge at the famed Chicago Hilton and Towers for the Futures Industry Association’s EXPO. If you are going to be in attendance, do you have a plan? I have a plan. My plan is to learn as much as I can about the innovation on display by exchanges, technology firms and even regulators. I plan on hitting the EXPO exhibit hall and going booth to booth to find out what is new and interesting. I have found some great opportunities and trading tools at EXPO. All the trading platforms I discovered…