SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 10, 2013
UNITED STATES NATURAL GAS FUND, LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
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1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1530
Oakland, California 94612
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (510) 522-9600
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On October 8, 2013, United States Commodity Funds, the general partner of United States Natural Gas Fund, LP (the “Registrant”) entered into an agreement with RBC Capital Markets, LLC (“RBC Capital Markets”) on behalf of the Registrant whereby effective October 8, 2013, RBC Capital Markets will serve as the Futures Commodities Merchant (“FCM”) on behalf of the Registrant.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Form of Futures and Cleared Derivatives Transactions Customer Account Agreement|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|UNITED STATES NATURAL GAS FUND, LP|
|By:||United States Commodity Funds LLC, its general partner|
|Date: October 10, 2013||By:||/s/ Howard Mah|
|Name: Howard Mah|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|