The Commodity Futures Trading Commission in August adopted rule amendments under the Commodity Exchange Act that provide registration and other regulatory relief for some investment funds and investment advisers that would otherwise be registered or regulated as commodity pool operators or commodity trading advisors. 68 Fed. Reg. 47221 (Aug. 8, 2003). The amendments became effective immediately. For a Fund/Adviser Alert by Merrill Steiner, a partner at my firm of Stradley, Ronon, Stevens & Young, see
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