January 23, 2017.
On July 20, 2016, Bats BZX Exchange, Inc. (the “Exchange”) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”), pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Act”),
and Rule 19b-4 thereunder,
a proposed rule change to modify the Options Regulatory Fee (“ORF”). The proposed rule change was published for comment in the Federal Register on August 5, 2016.
On September 15, 2016, the Commission temporarily suspended the Exchange's proposal and simultaneously instituted proceedings to determine whether to approve or disapprove the proposed rule change.
The Commission received three comment letters on the proposal.
On January 10, 2017, the Exchange withdrew the proposed rule change (SR-BatsBZX-2016-42).
For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.
Eduardo A. Aleman,
[FR Doc. 2017-01829 Filed 1-26-17; 8:45 am]
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