NZX Granted Registration As Foreign Board Of Trade By CFTC

The US regulatory agency the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has registered NZX as a Foreign Board of Trade under the US Commodity Exchange Act.

The registration will allow NZX to permit direct access to participants in the US to trade NZX Dairy Derivatives on NZX’s trading platform. Whole Milk Powder, Skim Milk Powder and Anhydrous Milk Fat Futures, and Whole Milk Powder Options can be traded on NZX.