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From [email protected] Tue Aug  9 11:07:11 1994
Path: uunet!bounce-back
From: [email protected] (John C. Peterson)
Newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups,news.groups,misc.invest,misc.invest.funds,misc.invest.stocks,misc.invest.technical
Subject: RFD: misc.invest.futures
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Date: 9 Aug 1994 10:40:36 -0400
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                      (RFD) REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD)
                      ==================================
                              misc.invest.futures


   This is a formal Request for Discussion (RFD) for the creation of
a new Usenet newsgroup for the discussion of issues related to futures
markets and associated cash markets. A detailed proposal for the group
charter is given below.

   For the benefit of those unfamiliar with the process of creating
a new Usenet group, I have included a summary of the process at the
end of this article. For more detailed information, please see the
article "Guidelines for USENET Group Creation", posted to the groups;
news.answers, news.announce.newusers, news.announce.newgroups, and
others. Please note that in particular;

           Followup discussion is to be held *ONLY* in news.groups!

When responding to this posting, please check the "Newsgroups:" line of
the headers to be sure you are actually posting to news.groups!

========================================
Proposed Group Name: misc.invest.futures
========================================

   The Usenet misc.invest hierarchy currently contains newsgroups for
the discussion of other specific types of financial instruments, namely
the group misc.invest.funds for the discussion of mutual funds, and the
group misc.invest.stocks for the discussion of stocks. The proposed
name and charter for the group is consistent with the existing naming
convention.


======================================= 
Proposed Moderation Status: Unmoderated 
======================================= 

   This proposal is for an unmoderated newsgroup. By their very nature,
markets are a meeting ground for conflicting points of view. Moderation of
the proposed group could introduce an unwanted bias into the discussion.


================
Proposed Charter
================

   The proposed newsgroup is intended to be a forum for the discussion
of issues related to futures contracts and markets. Contracts for
forward delivery of agricultural commodities such as grains and
oilseeds date back to the mid 1800's. Today, futures exchanges in the
United States and world wide offer a wide range of products. Futures
contracts are no longer limited to traditional physical commodities
such as agricultural products, precious and industrial metals, fossil
fuels, etc. The introduction of futures contracts on foreign currencies
in 1972 paved the way for the phenomenal growth of the financial futures
industry.  The list of financial futures includes contracts on many
interest rate securities issued by the government of the United States
and other countries, and stock market indices worldwide. The use of
futures contracts by commercials as a hedging tool has become a popular
method of risk management, to the benefit of business and end consumers
alike.  In view of this long history, and the role in today's world
economy, it is only fitting that there be a Usenet group dedicated to
the discussion of these topics.

  Topics appropriate for the proposed group include (but not limited to);

  o Fundamental and technical condition of specific futures markets

      + Factors related to supply and demand
      + Commitment of Traders reports
      + Inter- and Intra-market spreads
      + Cash - Futures basis
      + Volume and Open Interest
      + Other technical indicators (see below)

  o Futures industry related services

      + Futures Commission Merchants
      + Price data vendors
      + Charting services
      + Trading advisory services
      + Books, training courses, and related items

  o Regulation of the futures industry

      + The role of the CFTC and the NFA in industry regulation
      + Approval process for new contracts and products
      + Registration process for CPO, CTA, IB, and AP persons
      + Capitalization requirements for member firms
      + Position limits and reporting levels
      + "Turf wars" over regulation of stock index products
      + Dual trading and other issues related to open outcry trading
      + Arbitration of disputes between member firms and public customers

  o Growth of the futures industry

      + 24 hour trading
      + Computer based order matching
      + Exchange of futures for physicals markets


   Much of the discussion along these lines currently takes place in
the Usenet group misc.invest.technical, probably because technical
analysis (vs. fundamental analysis) is, in general, more popular among
futures traders. Clearly, many of the above topics do not fall into that
group's intended charter.

   Note that the proposed charter is not intended to conflict with
the charter of misc.invest.technical. Questions regarding technical
analysis *methods* would still be directed to that group.  However, a
posting like "I like Platinum because my moving averages have just
crossed" would be directed to misc.invest.futures for the same reasons
that a posting like "I like Homestake Mining because my moving averages
have just crossed" currently belongs in the group misc.invest.stocks.

   In keeping with the charter of many other groups, the charter for
the proposed group would frown on abusive or indiscriminate use of the
group for advertising purposes.


======================================================
Summary of Procedure for Creation of New Usenet Groups
======================================================

   This is a brief summary of the guidelines for the creation of new
Usenet groups, taken from "Guidelines for USENET Group Creation",
posted to the groups; news.answers, news.announce.newusers,
news.announce.newgroups, and others.

   This article, a Request for Discussion (RFD) is posted to the group
news.announce.newgroups, and groups that have charters related to the
proposed group. Please note that the guidelines state that responses
to the RFD should *always* be directed to news.groups. Please check
the Newsgroups: line when posting a reply to this article.

   After 30 days, the proponents of the proposal will review the
responses and take appropriate action. This is usually one of the
the following:

 - The proposal will be withdrawn,
 - Further discussion of the proposal will continue using e-mail,
 - A Call for Votes (CFV) will be made through impartial volunteers.

Should the response to the RFD dictate the last action, a Call for Votes
will be posted to news.announce.newsgroups, and to groups that have
charters related to the proposed group. The voting period will be a
minimum of 21 days, and no more than 31 days. A minimum of 100 YES
votes, and at least 2/3 of the total valid votes must be YES for the
group to be created. The votes will be received and counted by the
Usenet Volunteer Votetakers, coordinated by Ron Dippold
<[email protected]>.

Best Regards, John

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From [email protected] Wed Sep  7 16:30:16 1994
Path: uunet!bounce-back
From: [email protected] (Brennan T. Price)
Newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups,news.groups,misc.invest,misc.invest.stocks,misc.invest.technical,misc.invest.funds
Subject: CFV: misc.invest.futures
Followup-To: poster
Date: 7 Sep 1994 16:10:44 -0400
Organization: Usenet Volunteer Votetakers
Lines: 119
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Approved: [email protected]
Expires: 29 Sep 1994 00:00:00 GMT
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                          FIRST CALL FOR VOTES (of 2)
                    unmoderated group misc.invest.futures

Newsgroups line:
misc.invest.futures	Physical commodity and financial futures markets.

Votes must be received by 23:59:59 UTC, 28 September 1994.

This vote is being conducted by a neutral third party.  For voting
questions only, contact the votetaker, Brennan T. Price 
<[email protected]>.  For questions about the proposed
group, contact the proponent, John C. Peterson <[email protected]>.


CHARTER

   The proposed newsgroup is intended to be a forum for the discussion
of issues related to futures contracts and markets. Contracts for
forward delivery of agricultural commodities such as grains and
oilseeds date back to the mid 1800's. Today, futures exchanges in the
United States and world wide offer a wide range of products. Futures
contracts are no longer limited to traditional physical commodities
such as agricultural products, precious and industrial metals, fossil
fuels, etc. The introduction of futures contracts on foreign currencies
in 1972 paved the way for the phenomenal growth of the financial futures
industry.  The list of financial futures includes contracts on many
interest rate securities issued by the government of the United States
and other countries, and stock market indices worldwide. The use of
futures contracts by commercials as a hedging tool has become a popular
method of risk management, to the benefit of business and end consumers
alike.  In view of this long history, and the role in today's world
economy, it is only fitting that there be a Usenet group dedicated to
the discussion of these topics.

  Topics appropriate for the proposed group include (but not limited to);

  o Fundamental and technical condition of specific futures markets

      + Factors related to supply and demand
      + Commitment of Traders reports
      + Inter- and Intra-market spreads
      + Cash - Futures basis
      + Volume and Open Interest
      + Other technical indicators (see below)

  o Futures industry related services

      + Futures Commission Merchants
      + Price data vendors
      + Charting services
      + Trading advisory services
      + Books, training courses, and related items

  o Regulation of the futures industry

      + The role of the CFTC and the NFA in industry regulation
      + Approval process for new contracts and products
      + Registration process for CPO, CTA, IB, and AP persons
      + Capitalization requirements for member firms
      + Position limits and reporting levels
      + "Turf wars" over regulation of stock index products
      + Dual trading and other issues related to open outcry trading
      + Arbitration of disputes between member firms and public customers

  o Growth of the futures industry

      + 24 hour trading
      + Computer based order matching
      + Exchange of futures for physicals markets


   Note that the proposed charter is not intended to conflict with
the charter of misc.invest.technical. Questions regarding technical
analysis *methods* would still be directed to that group.  However, a
posting like "I like Platinum because my moving averages have just
crossed" would be directed to misc.invest.futures for the same reasons
that a posting like "I like Homestake Mining because my moving averages
have just crossed" currently belongs in the group misc.invest.stocks.

   In keeping with the charter of many other groups, the charter for
the proposed group would frown on abusive or indiscriminate use of the
group for advertising purposes.


HOW TO VOTE

Erase everything above the top "-=-=-=-" line and erase everything
below the bottom "-=-=-=-" line.  Do not erase anything between these
lines and do not change the group names.

Give your name on the line that asks for it. Place a YES or NO in the
brackets next to the group to vote for or against it.  Don't worry
about spacing of the columns or any quote characters (">") that your reply
inserts.

Then mail the ballot to: [email protected]    
Just Replying to this message should work.

-=-=-=-=-=- Don't Delete Anything Between These Lines =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
misc.invest.futures Ballot    <MIF-0001> (Don't remove this marker)

Give your real name here:
If you do not give a real name your vote will be rejected.

[Your Vote]  Group
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
[         ]  misc.invest.futures
-=-=-=-=-=- Don't Delete Anything Between These Lines =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-

Anything else may be rejected by the automatic vote counting program.  The
votetaker will respond to your received ballots with a personal acknowledge-
ment by mail - if you do not receive one within several days, try again.
It's your responsibility to make sure your vote is registered correctly.

Only one vote per person, no more than one vote per account.  Addresses and
votes of all voters will be published in the final voting results list.

--Brennan T. Price, UVV
  Running UseVote 3.0

From [email protected] Thu Sep 15 23:39:57 1994
Path: uunet!bounce-back
From: [email protected] (Brennan T. Price)
Newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups,news.groups,misc.invest,misc.invest.stocks,misc.invest.technical,misc.invest.funds
Subject: 2nd CFV: misc.invest.futures
Supersedes: <[email protected]>
Followup-To: poster
Date: 15 Sep 1994 23:16:56 -0400
Organization: Usenet Volunteer Votetakers
Lines: 123
Sender: [email protected]
Approved: [email protected]
Expires: 29 Sep 1994 00:00:00 GMT
Message-ID: <[email protected]>
References: <[email protected]><[email protected]>
Reply-To: [email protected] (Brennan T. Price)
NNTP-Posting-Host: rodan.uu.net
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                          LAST CALL FOR VOTES (of 2)
                    unmoderated group misc.invest.futures

Newsgroups line:
misc.invest.futures     physical commodity and financial futures markets.

Votes must be received by 23:59:59 UTC, 28 September 1994.

This vote is being conducted by a neutral third party.  For voting
questions only, contact the votetaker, Brennan T. Price 
<[email protected]>.  For questions about the proposed
group, contact the proponent, John C. Peterson <[email protected]>.


CHARTER

   The proposed newsgroup is intended to be a forum for the discussion
of issues related to futures contracts and markets. Contracts for
forward delivery of agricultural commodities such as grains and
oilseeds date back to the mid 1800's. Today, futures exchanges in the
United States and world wide offer a wide range of products. Futures
contracts are no longer limited to traditional physical commodities
such as agricultural products, precious and industrial metals, fossil
fuels, etc. The introduction of futures contracts on foreign currencies
in 1972 paved the way for the phenomenal growth of the financial futures
industry.  The list of financial futures includes contracts on many
interest rate securities issued by the government of the United States
and other countries, and stock market indices worldwide. The use of
futures contracts by commercials as a hedging tool has become a popular
method of risk management, to the benefit of business and end consumers
alike.  In view of this long history, and the role in today's world
economy, it is only fitting that there be a Usenet group dedicated to
the discussion of these topics.

  Topics appropriate for the proposed group include (but not limited to);

  o Fundamental and technical condition of specific futures markets

      + Factors related to supply and demand
      + Commitment of Traders reports
      + Inter- and Intra-market spreads
      + Cash - Futures basis
      + Volume and Open Interest
      + Other technical indicators (see below)

  o Futures industry related services

      + Futures Commission Merchants
      + Price data vendors
      + Charting services
      + Trading advisory services
      + Books, training courses, and related items

  o Regulation of the futures industry

      + The role of the CFTC and the NFA in industry regulation
      + Approval process for new contracts and products
      + Registration process for CPO, CTA, IB, and AP persons
      + Capitalization requirements for member firms
      + Position limits and reporting levels
      + "Turf wars" over regulation of stock index products
      + Dual trading and other issues related to open outcry trading
      + Arbitration of disputes between member firms and public customers

  o Growth of the futures industry

      + 24 hour trading
      + Computer based order matching
      + Exchange of futures for physicals markets


   Note that the proposed charter is not intended to conflict with
the charter of misc.invest.technical. Questions regarding technical
analysis *methods* would still be directed to that group.  However, a
posting like "I like Platinum because my moving averages have just
crossed" would be directed to misc.invest.futures for the same reasons
that a posting like "I like Homestake Mining because my moving averages
have just crossed" currently belongs in the group misc.invest.stocks.

   In keeping with the charter of many other groups, the charter for
the proposed group would frown on abusive or indiscriminate use of the
group for advertising purposes.


HOW TO VOTE

Erase everything above the top "-=-=-=-" line and erase everything
below the bottom "-=-=-=-" line.  Do not erase anything between these
lines and do not change the group names.

Give your name on the line that asks for it. Place a YES or NO in the
brackets next to the group to vote for or against it.  Don't worry
about spacing of the columns or any quote characters (">") that your reply
inserts.

Then mail the ballot to: [email protected]    
Just Replying to this message should work.

-=-=-=-=-=- Don't Delete Anything Between These Lines =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-
misc.invest.futures Ballot    <MIF-0002> (Don't remove this marker)

Give your real name here:
If you do not give a real name your vote will be rejected.

[Your Vote]  Group
-----------------------------------------------------------------------
[         ]  misc.invest.futures
-=-=-=-=-=- Don't Delete Anything Between These Lines =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-

Anything else may be rejected by the automatic vote counting program.  The
votetaker will respond to your received ballots with a personal acknowledge-
ment by mail - if you do not receive one within several days, try again.
It's your responsibility to make sure your vote is registered correctly.

Only one vote per person, no more than one vote per account.  Addresses and
votes of all voters will be published in the final voting results list.

misc.invest.futures Bounce List - No need to revote
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[email protected]                                            Dee Jeng Lee

--Brennan T. Price, UVV
  Running UseVote 3.0

From [email protected] Thu Sep 29 13:10:04 1994
Path: uunet!bounce-back
From: [email protected] (Brennan T. Price)
Newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups,news.groups,misc.invest,misc.invest.stocks,misc.invest.technical,misc.invest.funds
Subject: RESULT: misc.invest.futures passes 175:16
Supersedes: <[email protected]>
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Date: 29 Sep 1994 13:02:16 -0400
Organization: Usenet Volunteer Votetakers
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Approved: [email protected]
Message-ID: <[email protected]>
References: <[email protected]><[email protected]><[email protected]>
NNTP-Posting-Host: rodan.uu.net
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                                    RESULT
             unmoderated group misc.invest.futures passes 175:16

There were 175 YES votes and 16 NO votes, for a total of 191 valid votes. 
There were 2 abstentions and 11 invalid ballots.

For group passage, YES votes must be at least 2/3 of all valid (YES and NO)
votes.  There also must be at least 100 more YES votes than NO votes.  Both
criteria have been met.

There is a five day discussion period after these results are posted.  If no
serious allegations of voting irregularities are raised, the moderator of
news.announce.newgroups will create the group shortly thereafter.


Newsgroups line:
misc.invest.futures     physical commodity and financial futures markets.

Voting closed at 23:59:59 UTC, 28 September 1994.

This vote is being conducted by a neutral third party.  For voting
questions only, contact the votetaker, Brennan T. Price 
<[email protected]>.  For questions about the proposed
group, contact the proponent, John C. Peterson <[email protected]>.


CHARTER

   The proposed newsgroup is intended to be a forum for the discussion
of issues related to futures contracts and markets. Contracts for
forward delivery of agricultural commodities such as grains and
oilseeds date back to the mid 1800's. Today, futures exchanges in the
United States and world wide offer a wide range of products. Futures
contracts are no longer limited to traditional physical commodities
such as agricultural products, precious and industrial metals, fossil
fuels, etc. The introduction of futures contracts on foreign currencies
in 1972 paved the way for the phenomenal growth of the financial futures
industry.  The list of financial futures includes contracts on many
interest rate securities issued by the government of the United States
and other countries, and stock market indices worldwide. The use of
futures contracts by commercials as a hedging tool has become a popular
method of risk management, to the benefit of business and end consumers
alike.  In view of this long history, and the role in today's world
economy, it is only fitting that there be a Usenet group dedicated to
the discussion of these topics.

  Topics appropriate for the proposed group include (but not limited to);

  o Fundamental and technical condition of specific futures markets

      + Factors related to supply and demand
      + Commitment of Traders reports
      + Inter- and Intra-market spreads
      + Cash - Futures basis
      + Volume and Open Interest
      + Other technical indicators (see below)

  o Futures industry related services

      + Futures Commission Merchants
      + Price data vendors
      + Charting services
      + Trading advisory services
      + Books, training courses, and related items

  o Regulation of the futures industry

      + The role of the CFTC and the NFA in industry regulation
      + Approval process for new contracts and products
      + Registration process for CPO, CTA, IB, and AP persons
      + Capitalization requirements for member firms
      + Position limits and reporting levels
      + "Turf wars" over regulation of stock index products
      + Dual trading and other issues related to open outcry trading
      + Arbitration of disputes between member firms and public customers

  o Growth of the futures industry

      + 24 hour trading
      + Computer based order matching
      + Exchange of futures for physicals markets


   Note that the proposed charter is not intended to conflict with
the charter of misc.invest.technical. Questions regarding technical
analysis *methods* would still be directed to that group.  However, a
posting like "I like Platinum because my moving averages have just
crossed" would be directed to misc.invest.futures for the same reasons
that a posting like "I like Homestake Mining because my moving averages
have just crossed" currently belongs in the group misc.invest.stocks.

   In keeping with the charter of many other groups, the charter for
the proposed group would frown on abusive or indiscriminate use of the
group for advertising purposes.


misc.invest.futures Final Vote Ack

Real names were required for this vote.  All valid ballots included a name
which met this requirement.

Voted Yes
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semerz@lmcp.jussieu.fr      
SHALIN@commerce.otago.ac.nz                     
shill@clark.net                               
shu@gpu.srv.ualberta.ca                     
simoni@strat.Stanford.EDU                  
siram@muc.de                              
SKISTER@us.oracle.com                    
sperock@ben.dev.upenn.edu               
stephen@umd5.umd.edu                   
stevecat@pipeline.com              
tcorso@pipeline.com               
tdang@geds01.jsc.nasa.gov        
teb@carina.cray.com             
tej@melbpc.org.au              
tfl@psp.co.uk                 
trimble@andrews.edu                                     
U27797@UICVM.BITNET
w2jc@dorsai.dorsai.org                                
walker@reid.cac.washington.edu                       
WIERSMA@TFDL.AGRO.NL                                        
will.rogers@lightspeed.com                             
williamb@ibmoto.com                                   
WROOKS@net400.usa.com                                
yadallee@gAlLiF.ersys.EDmonTON.Ab.Ca                
yuri@netcom.com                                    

Voted No
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atman@xmission.com                           
crouchkp@flidh103.delcoelect.com            
cward@Think.COM                            
egbert%garfy@teralon.gun.de               
ewl@panix.com                            
gt5139c@prism.gatech.edu                
jfortt@dorsai.dorsai.org               
johnl@cs.indiana.edu                  
jrm@globalvillag.com                 
M.A.KURA@TEC-BOX.gun.de             
marc@algorithmics.com              
pkantak@qualcomm.com              
rick@bcm.tmc.edu                 
stainles@bga.com                
stu@valinor.mythical.com       
tgm@netcom.com                

Abstained
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birchall@pilot.njin.net                
mmt@RedBrick.COM                      


Votes in error
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diplas@cassfos02.UCSD.EDU            
   ! No ballot
DOMTARR@aol.com                                                               
   ! No ballot
durso@bronze.lcs.mit.edu            
   ! No ballot
jhsu@sumter.cso.uiuc.edu                                                      
   ! No name given
jiangky@vuse.vanderbilt.edu        
   ! No vote statement in message
julesa@msmarvel.bear.com          
   ! No vote statement in message
khung@spock.retix.com            
   ! No ballot
ntaleb@pipeline.com             
   ! No ballot
shaunc@faceplant.gvg.TEK.COM                                  High Octane Fuel
   ! No real name given
txi@ElSegundoCA.NCR.COM        
   ! No ballot
UNINET@delphi.com                                                             
   ! No ballot

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