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Congressman Thomas Reed to Speak at 2017 Options Industry Conference

April 17, 2017
Chicago -

OCC, the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization, today announced that Congressman Thomas Reed will be a featured speaker on May 10th at the 2017 Options Industry Conference. Congressman Reed and OCC Executive Chairman and CEO Craig Donohue will have a "fireside chat" about the outlook for Congressional action in 2017 and significant items on the Hill's agenda as they relate to the U.S. listed equity options industry.

Congressman Reed serves as a member of the House of Representatives' Ways and Means Committee, which is responsible for addressing issues of tax policy, trade, health care, and Social Security. OCC and the U.S. Securities Markets Coalition have been paying attention to the issue of comprehensive tax reform and its potential impact on the U.S. listed equity options markets.

The 35th Annual Options Industry Conference will be held from May 10-12 at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn in Scottsdale, AZ. 

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