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.