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Hearing to Review Proposals to Establish Exchanges Trading "Movie Futures"

Thursday, April 22, 2010 | 10:30 | Washington, DC

On April 22, 2010,Congressman Leonard Boswell of Iowa, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, held a hearing to review two proposals received by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to create exchanges that would trade derivatives based on box office receipts.