MFA and AIMA Submit Comments to CFTC on Swap Data Reporting Rules

MFA and AIMA submitted a joint comment letter to the CFTC on its swap data reporting rules.  In the letter, MFA and AIMA responded to particular questions in the CFTC’s comment release to assist the CFTC in improving and refining the swap data reporting regime for the following reporting issues: confirmation data; valuation data; reporting party status change; bespoke swaps; package transactions; reporting collateral information for consistency with EU rules; and alpha swap reporting of any swap that is executed with the intention to be cleared.