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CFTC Said to Adopt Fund-Registration Rule as Early as Tomorrow

February 09, 2012

Feb. 6 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission may complete rules as early as tomorrow requiring mutual funds to register with the agency when they have investments in commodities, according to a person briefed on the matter.

The agency circulated the rule in a private voting process among the CFTC’s five members, according to the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the process isn’t public.

--Editors: Gregory Mott, Maura Reynolds

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