US Commodity Futures Trading Commission Issues Time-Limited No-Action Transition for March 1, 2017 Compliance Date for Variation Margin and No-Action Relief from Minimum Transfer Amount Provisions

US Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) issued a time-limited no-action letter (CFTC staff letter 17-11) which provides that, from March 1, 2017 to September 1, 2017, DSIO will not recommend an enforcement action against a swap dealer for failure to comply with the variation margin requirements for swaps […]

FEG raises $194.5 mln for third private capital fund of funds

Fund Evaluation Group LLC affiliate FEG Private Investors has closed its third private capital fund of funds at $194.5 million, beating its $175 million target. The limited partners of FEG Private Opportunities Fund III LP include foundations, endowments, pension plans, educational institutions and religious institutions. PRESS RELEASE FEG Private Investors, LLC, an affiliate of Fund […]