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The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission is gearing up for another big fight over position limits, after its original rule was rejected by a federal court. The agency’s latest proposal, released in November, gives market participants little reason...
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Isda turns up the volume in controversial debate over commodity speculation and position limits
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