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November 29, 2005

Via Federal Express

Ms. Jean A. Webb
Secretariat
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Three Lafayette Centre
1155 21st Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20581

Re: National Futures Association: Resubmission of Proposed Amendments to Financial Requirements Section 1 (to Impose a Capital Requirement on FCMs With Retail Forex Affiliates) and the Interpretive Notice Regarding Forex Transactions with Forex Dealer Members

Dear Ms. Webb:

On March 7, 2005, National Futures Association ("NFA") submitted the above-captioned requirements to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission ("CFTC" or "Commission") for its review and approval. NFA withdrew that submission on August 22, 2005. Pursuant to Section 17(j) of the Commodity Exchange Act, as amended, NFA hereby resubmits, as modified, the proposed amendments to Financial Requirements Section 1 (to impose a capital requirement on FCMs with retail forex affiliates) and the Interpretive Notice regarding Forex Transactions with Forex Dealer Members. These proposals were approved by NFA's Board of Directors ("Board") on November 17, 2005. NFA respectfully requests Commission review and approval of the proposed amendments.

PROPOSED RULE AMENDMENTS

EXPLANATION OF PROPOSALS

NFA respectfully requests that the Commission review and approve the proposed amendments to the Financial Requirements Section 1 and the Interpretive Notice regarding Forex Transactions with Forex Dealer Members.

Respectfully submitted,
Thomas W. Sexton
Vice President and General Counsel

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