2018 Proposed ETF Rulemaking – Summary and Analysis

July 10, 2018
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Ropes & Gray has compiled the attached brochure that summarizes and analyzes the SEC’s recent rule proposal relating to the organization and operation of ETFs. The SEC’s proposal seeks to create a consistent, transparent, and efficient regulatory framework for ETFs and to facilitate greater competition and innovation among ETFs. If adopted as proposed, the proposed rule would significantly alter the regulatory landscape for ETFs and level the playing field for both existing ETF sponsors and new entrants in the ETF market, as summarized in the attached.