REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON WHETHER TO REQUIRE DEALERS TO ADOPT A "BEST EXECUTION" STANDARD FOR MUNICIPAL SECURITIES TRANSACTIONS


1. Ambassador Financial Group: E-mail from Allen Collins dated August 8, 2013

2. Barclays Capital Inc.: Letter from Jennifer Small, Municipal Compliance, dated October 7, 2013

3. Bond Dealers of America: Letter from Michael Nicholas, Chief Executive Officer, dated October 7, 2013

4. Financial Services Institute: Letter from David T. Bellaire, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, dated October 7, 2013

5. Interactive Data Corporation: Letter from Mark Hepsworth, President, Interactive Data Pricing and Reference Data, dated October 7, 2013

6. Investment Company Institute: Letter from Tamara K. Salmon, Senior Associate Counsel, dated September 20, 2013

7. J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons LLC: Letter from Alex Rorke, Director, Public Finance

8. Melton, Chris: Letter dated September 26, 2013

9. Private Investor: E-mail from Private Investor dated September 2, 2013

10. Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association: Letter from David L. Cohen, Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, dated October 7, 2013

11. Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC: Letter from Robert J. McCarthy, Director of Regulatory Policy, dated October 7, 2013