The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) charged the New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc. (CME NYMEX), which is owned and operated by the CME Group, and two former employees, William Byrnes and Christopher Curtin, with violation of the Commodity Exchange Act and CFTC regulations.
The National Futures Assocation (NFA) announced yesterday that Cargill Inc is the first major non-financial entity to be registered as a swap dealer.
The CFTC has filed and settled charges with Enskilda Futures Limited (EFL) for failing to meet capital requirements.
Yesterday, the CFTC delayed a vote that would establish trading venues for complex derivatives that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis. The Wall Street Journal reports that the agency’s swing vote brought up concerns about the plan’s market repercussions.
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced yesterday that Judge G. Ross Anderson of the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina entered an emergency Order freezing and preserving the remaining pool of participant assets under the control of Robert Stanley Harrison, of Easley South Carolina.
Outgoing CFTC commissioner Jill Sommers has publicly expressed frustration at the CFTC’s imposed provisions on derivatives market participants.
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) member Bart Chilton has expressed worry over the “swapification” of the futures market, perhaps giving a hint of the CFTC’s broader position.
CFTC commissioner Bart Chilton has expressed worry over the “swapification” of the futures market, perhaps giving a hint of the CFTC’s broader position.
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission head Gary Gensler touted the benefits of “futurization” in a speech delivered at the CFTC today.
The G20 nations and the Financial Stability Board (FSB) have established an ROC for the purposes of monitoring risk exposure in the global economy.
The CFTC announced yesterday that it intends to revoke AP, CPO, and CTA registrations for Crabapple Capital and its principal.