Position limits deluge continues


The supporters of Stop Oil Speculation (SOS) Now have sent nearly 6,000 emails to the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), voicing support for the position limits scheme proposed by the regulator in January. They believe limits should be imposed on energy traders to prevent speculation, which they argue causes commodity prices to rise.

The CFTC’s website showed 5,772 comments had been filed online about the rule-making by 4pm EST on Friday April 1, 2011, four days after the deadline

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: