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MSRB ANNOUNCES REGULATORY TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED AT UPCOMING BOARD MEETING
Alexandria, VA – The Board of Directors of the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (MSRB) will meet October 29-31, 2014 where it will discuss the following rulemaking topics:
Pay-to-Play Rule for Municipal Advisors
The Board will discuss comment letters received on its draft amendments to MSRB Rule G-37 to address potential pay-to-play activities by municipal advisors.
Enhancements to Price Transparency
The Board will discuss comment letters received on potential enhancements to post-trade transaction data that would be disseminated through a new central transparency platform.
The Board will discuss the MSRB’s Long-Range Plan for Market Transparency Products and the phased development of a central transparency platform for the municipal market.
Asset-Backed Securities Disclosure
The Board will consider changes to the Facility for the Electronic Municipal Market Access (EMMA) system to reflect the new category of disclosure under Rule 15Ga-1 under the Securities and Exchange Act, on repurchases and replacements related to asset-backed securities.
This list is subject to change without notice. A summary of actions taken by the Board at the meeting will be sent to regulated entities and published on the MSRB's website following the meeting.