Published today in the Federal Register and on the website of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission are the new final rules on Enhancing Protections Afforded Customers and Customer Funds Held by Futures Commission Merchants and Derivatives Clearing Organizations.  See http://www.cftc.gov/LawRegulation/FederalRegister/FinalRules/2013-26665. Approved by the Commission on October 30, 2013 and becoming effective on January 13, 2014,… Continue Reading