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Felix Shipkevich December 5, 2017

The CFTC released a statement of three regulated US Exchanges, CME, CFE, and Cantor self-certified new contract for Bitcoin futures and products. On Friday December 1st, the CFTC announced that the world’s largest futures exchange, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) completed self-certification with the Commission to launch Bitcoin futures contract on December 18. Futures contracts […]

Felix Shipkevich February 1, 2013

The National Futures Association (NFA) announced its intention to implement 21 changes and recommendations to how it manages futures industry firms. The news comes after the Berkeley Research Group (BRG), as part of its independent analysis of NFA’s audits of the Peregrine Financial Group, uncovered countless auditing oversights in the wake of the $200 million […]

Felix Shipkevich September 12, 2012

In a gesture intended to help Peregrine Financial Group’s former clients and other creditors recover more of their funds, the NFA has returned a fine levied on the troubled brokerage in February, a spokesman for the agency said.