Video: E.on North America compliance head praises CFTC shift

Legal and compliance head says agency has been “very receptive” of industry concerns

E.on building
E.on headquarters

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has recently become more sensitive to energy industry concerns in its implementation of the US Dodd-Frank Act, says Marc Merrill, head of legal and compliance at E.on Global Commodities North America, the US energy trading arm of the German utility giant.

Speaking in a video interview on the sidelines of Energy Risk Summit USA in Houston, Merrill says E.on is focusing its attention on a variety of new requirements affecting energy traders across