However you feel about the proposed changes, it is a BAD idea. Please take the time to send an email opposing the proposed rule. From the CTC website: DATES: Comments must be received on or before March 22, 2010.
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Everyone thinks that they get thousands of emails every day. Did you send one? Do you know anyone that has? They cannot get those thousands of emails if you do not send them. However naive an idea it may be, they are supposed to catalog and post each one here https://www.cftc.gov/lawandregulation/federalregister/federalregistercomments/2010/10-001.html Right now I only count 69 comments. If you really think it is a bad idea, take two minutes and send an email. It won't cost you anything to send it, but not sending in your comments may cost you a great deal more down the road.
pc8multifx posted: It doesn't matter from where the USD will be traded..
Actually, that's not what I meant.
Let me rephrase my question - the forex market is creating probably billions in revenues for USA. Moving the trading to foreign brokers will have an impact on the USA economy - my question is will it be big enough to depreciate the USD?
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