Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Cftc)
US oil & gas price fraud committee to probe trader and investor activity
Regulators seek $1.4bn and $308m respectively, but $117m CFTC “user fee” apparently dropped
This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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Collaborating for change
All MSPs and swap dealers to hold minimum $20 million under CFTC proposals
Agencies largely aligned, but conflicts remain after 10-month negotiation
CFTC cost and timing concerns continue; FTRs and commodity forwards exempted from swaps definition
Speaking in a video interview, Isda executive vice-chairman Robert Pickel said regulators are aware that inconsistencies could emerge between legislative requirements and Fed letter commitments
Prop trading ban delayed by inter-agency discussions and implementation challenges
SEC chair says Dodd-Frank Act should be adapted to fit markets
Progress towards sovereign collateral posting has been slow. Now, US regulators are proposing to make it mandatory - for all non-US entities
Industry launches new process to select rate derivatives repository, after CFTC proposals far exceed tasks TriOptima’s repository was asked to perform by dealers and bank regulators
Customers will lose out if clearing-eligible trades are forced into open competition, industry warns
Reservations remain among firms involved in commodity trading about a new position limits regime that could be implemented under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, while support continues from a...
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