CFTC head Gary Gensler and Commissioner Scott O’Malia each spoke on the tenure of departing commissioner Jill Sommers yesterday.
CFTC commissioner Jill Sommers resigned from her post today. Sommers leaves the position with more than a year left on her term.
Now that eleven euro zone countries have approved a financial transaction tax, will regulators at the CFTC and SEC follow suit?
The CFTC’s new rule, requiring that all CTA’s report information to the NFA, is set to to get into affect on February 15, 2013.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will publicly discuss the “futurization” of the swaps market on January 31.
The CFTC today announced that it has obtained a judgment against defendants Lincolnshire Trading Partners.
CFTC is extending the review period for Rule 1001. Passage of the rule could result in a thicket of lawsuits between CME, DTCC, and CFTC.
The Volcker Rule, which would prevent banks from engaging in proprietary trading, is facing a new wave of criticism at home and abroad.
The CFTC today announced a Final Order that says it will not intervene in the decision to revoke Pro Trading Course, LLC’s CTA registration.
The SEC is working to implement real-time trading analysis this month. Now the SEC is also looking to hire analysts to boost the system.