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Commissioner sees no rationale for effort to curb speculation under Dodd-Frank
Most respondents say paper trading had some impact, but disagree on how much
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Impact of US shale, speculation and bank commodity exits high on the agenda
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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, release...
CFTC will soon unveil revised rule on commodity position limits after a court rejected its previous effort, says O'Malia
Isda turns up the volume in controversial debate over commodity speculation and position limits
In recent years, speculation in oil markets has been associated with price falls more than price rises, but speculative activity is transforming the oil market into an asset play subject to new macr...
On Tuesday, US President Barack Obama launched a new initiative aimed at curbing speculation in energy markets, arguing that it would help ease the pain of high gasoline prices. He urged Congress to...
CFTC and Goldman Sachs executives discuss role of speculators in commodities markets during times of volatility
Futures and Options Association report refutes negative impact of speculators on commodities markets
The confidentiality of energy trading data provided to regulators for market monitoring purposes continues to concern market players and regulators alike, after August leak by senator Sanders
Commodity trading data leak relights speculation debate
Vermont senator Bernie Sanders unleashed a furore last month when he posted confidential US Commodity Futures Trading Commission data on his website showing the names and aggregate positions levels of...
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