On August 17, 2009 the Forum submitted its comment letter on the Commission's proposal, "Proposed Rulemaking Regarding Facilitating Shareholder Director Nominations."
On May 21, 2008, the Forum submitted a comment letter on the Commission's rule proposal, "Exchange Traded Funds."
On March 20, 2008, the Forum submitted a letter to the Secretary of the Treasury laying out recommendations on how the future of mutual fund regulation should be approached, and emphasizing the important role independent directors play in that future.
On May 2, 2008, the Forum Staff submitted a letter to Andrew J. Donohue, Director of the SEC's Division of Investment Management, summarizing the perspective of a number of Forum members on steps the Commission Staff and the Commission should consider to enhance the effectiveness of independent fund directors by streamlining the regulatory system.
On February 28, 2008, the Forum submitted a comment letter on the Commission's rule proposal, "Enhanced Disclosure and New Prospectus Delivery Option for Registered Open-End Management Investment Companies."