Archives for Coalition for Derivatives End-Users

End-user Coalition letter to the House of Representatives regarding inter-affiliate swap transaction relief legislation (1/11/17)

Date: January 11, 2017

Issue: Derivatives; End-user relief

To: House of Representatives

Filing Type: Letter to Congress

Description: The Coalition for Derivatives End-Users supports Congressman Lucas’ amendment aimed at providing much needed relief to commercial end-users in connection with their use of inter-affiliate swaps, which are an efficient mechanism to transfer risk within a corporate group for centralized risk management. The amendment would appropriately distinguish between inter-affiliate swaps—which are proven and efficient methods of managing a corporate end-user’s internal risks—and those swaps that are executed between two unaffiliated third parties.

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End-User Support for H.R. 634 to Protect Derivatives End-Users from Unnecessary Margin Requirements and for H.R. 677 to Preserve Central Hedging and Prevent Unnecessary Regulation of Inter-Affiliate Swaps

Date: June 11, 2013

Issue: Derivatives

To: Members of the U.S. House of Representatives

Filing Type: Congressional

Description: Coalition letter in support  of H.R. 634, the Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2013, and H.R. 677, the Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act. These two vital bills would help prevent unnecessary and harmful regulation of derivatives end-users and preserve jobs.

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Coalition letter regarding the SEC’s proposed rules and proposed interpretations of cross-border security based swap activities (8/21/2013)

Date: August 21, 2013

Issue: Derivatives

To: Securities and Exchange Commission

Filing Type: Regulatory

Description: Coalition letter  regarding the SEC's proposed rules and proposed interpretations under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the “Dodd-Frank Act”) entitled Cross-Border Security Based Swap Activities (the “Proposal”).

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Coalition Letter Hill Letter in Support of S. 888 a Bill to Provide End User Exemptions from Certain Provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (7/15/2013)

Date: July 15, 2013

IssueDerivatives

To: Members of the U.S. Senate

Filing TypeCongressional

Description: More than 50 companies joined the Coalition’s letter in support of the Senate Bill, S. 888, that would that prevent margin from being imposed by federal regulators on non-financial companies who use derivatives to hedge day-to-day business risk.

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Coalition for Derivatives End-Users and the European Association of Corporate Treasurers Letter to FSB and IOSC regarding derivatives (7/11/2013)

Date: July 11, 2013

IssueDerivatives

To: The Financial Stability Board and The International Organization of Securities Commissions

Filing Type: Regulatory

Description: Coalition for Derivatives End-Users and the European Association of Corporate Treasurers wrote to The Financial Stability Board and The International Organization of Securities Commissions asking that they ensure cross border regulations of derivatives incorporate key principles for the global end-user community.

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