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Geelong Advertiser
Oil dives; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 hours ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of US crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents per barrel... Read more
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News.com.au
Oil dives; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of US crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents per barrel... Read more
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Herald Sun
Oil dives; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
Herald Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of US crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents per barrel... Read more
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Weekly Times
Oil dives; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
Weekly Times / Posted 4 hours ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of US crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents per barrel... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Oil dives; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of US crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents per barrel... Read more
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7h
Zero Hedge
FX Spec Positioning Hits Multi-Year Extremes As Dollar Tumbles, Euro SoarsFollowing the latest weekly battering of the USD, which has tumbled to near one
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 hours ago
Following the latest weekly battering of the USD, which has tumbled to near one year lows, the latest CFTC net spec positioning (which traditionally represents a lagging picture of price trend and has very limited, if any, informational value) saw a... Read more
2d
Reuters
Speculators sour on U.S. dollar, yen shorts press on: CFTC, ReutersHarajli said. Japanese yen net shorts, meanwhile, grew to their largest since
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Harajli said. Japanese yen net shorts, meanwhile, grew to their largest since January 2014, with 126,919 contracts, CFTC data showed. The Bank of Japan sticking to a dovish message even as major central banks have signaled a little bit of a... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil dives about 2.5 percent; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of U.S. crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil dives about 2.5 percent; OPEC crude output rise forecastfutures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
futures and options positions in the week to July 18 by 36,267 contracts, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The discount of U.S. crude futures front-month versus the second-month briefly fell to just 12 cents... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Then were was one: Wall St. regulatory panel soon down to sole board memberthe helm of many agencies to approve them, particularly in the financial regula
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
the helm of many agencies to approve them, particularly in the financial regulatory sphere. In addition to openings at the CFTC, the Securities and Exchange Commission needs two more commissioners and three positions remain open on the Federal... Read more
2d
CNBC
Diving dollar causing turmoil with global markets, German stocks drop nearly 2%said the central bank saw signs of "unquestionable improvement" in euro zone gr
CNBC / Posted 2 days ago
said the central bank saw signs of "unquestionable improvement" in euro zone growth. "Our work shows if you look at the CFTC data for example, you've got the strongest number of long positions in the euro in at least six year," said Paul... Read more
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Boston Globe
JPMorgan whistle-blowers seen reaping record $61 million bountydoesn’t identify whistle-blowers. The SEC and JPMorgan declined to comment. U
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
doesn’t identify whistle-blowers. The SEC and JPMorgan declined to comment. Under the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, the SEC and CFTC operate separate whistle-blower programs. Each can provide claimants between 10 percent and 30 percent of recoveries,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
JPMorgan whistle-blowers to reap record $61 million from SECdoesn’t identify whistle-blowers. The SEC and JPMorgan declined to comment. U
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
doesn’t identify whistle-blowers. The SEC and JPMorgan declined to comment. Under the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, the SEC and CFTC operate separate whistle-blower programs. Each can provide claimants between 10 percent and 30 percent of recoveries,... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Orders Atlanta Resident Arthur Toole III and His Companies to Pay Restitution and Penalties Totaling More than $493,000 for Commodity Pool FraudJuly 20, 2017 Washington, DC – The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 3 days ago
July 20, 2017 Washington, DC – The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced... Read more
5d
Zero Hedge
Is the COMEX Rigged?reveal the identity of the ‘traders’ or the ‘banks’ that hold these concentrate
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
reveal the identity of the ‘traders’ or the ‘banks’ that hold these concentrated large positions because the bank friendly CFTC choses not to do so, but even without their identities being revealed, it’s clear that a small number of entities are... Read more
5d
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Charges California Resident Jason B. Scharf, His Worldwide Web of Companies, and Florida-Based Affiliate Marketers Michael Shah and Zilmil, Inc. with $16 Million Binary Options Fraud SchemeJuly 18, 2017 CFTC Complaint Charges Numerous...
6d
Zero Hedge
'Investors' Haven't Bought Tech Stocks Like This Since Bernanke Hinted At QE2 In 2010however, are still wary of the sector: they cut net positions in Nasdaq 100 fut
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
however, are still wary of the sector: they cut net positions in Nasdaq 100 futures for a fourth week, data from CFTC showed Friday... This is the biggest spec long reduction since the week of the election and the least bullish... Read more
6d
Zero Hedge
SocGen: Lethargy Is Creeping Into FX Markets"lethargy" both in positioning and moves within the FX space. From Juckes Str
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
"lethargy" both in positioning and moves within the FX space. From Juckes Stretched moves threaten lethargy Last week's CFTC positioning data suggest that speculators are long the euro and long 10year Treasuries. The CFTC data only tell us about... Read more
7d
Herald Sun
Oil gains on signs of higher China demandnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. Brent and WTI prices were roughly 5 per cent above the week's lows, aided by reports of accelerating... Read more
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TheBull
IG Research - The long and the short of it - www.thebull.com.aucontracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when sp
TheBull / Posted 7 days ago
contracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when speculative funds report positions to the CFTC), the markets net long position would likely be pushing 40,000 contracts now. This is not extreme by any means and I... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Oil gains on signs of higher China demandnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. Brent and WTI prices were roughly 5 per cent above the week's lows, aided by reports of accelerating... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Oil gains on signs of higher China demandnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. Brent and WTI prices were roughly 5 per cent above the week's lows, aided by reports of accelerating... Read more
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News.com.au
Oil gains on signs of higher China demandnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. Brent and WTI prices were roughly 5 per cent above the week's lows, aided by reports of accelerating... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASX set to open higher, $A firingcontracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when sp
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
contracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when speculative funds report positioning to the CFTC), the markets net long position would likely be pushing 40,000 contracts now. This is not extreme by any means and I... Read more
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WA Today
ASX set to open higher, $A firingcontracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when sp
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
contracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when speculative funds report positioning to the CFTC), the markets net long position would likely be pushing 40,000 contracts now. This is not extreme by any means and I... Read more
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The Age
8@eight: ASX set to open higher, $A firingcontracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when sp
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
contracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when speculative funds report positioning to the CFTC), the markets net long position would likely be pushing 40,000 contracts now. This is not extreme by any means and I... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: ASX set to open higher, $A firingcontracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when sp
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
contracts, although given the continued gains in AUD/USD since Tuesday (when speculative funds report positioning to the CFTC), the markets net long position would likely be pushing 40,000 contracts now. This is not extreme by any means and I... Read more
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9d
The Star
Oil price up 1%, posts weekly gain of 5%net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 11, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. Brent and WTI prices were roughly 5 percent above the week's lows, aided by reports of accelerating... Read more
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9d
Reuters
Speculators trim net long U.S. dollar bets, up yen short bets: CFTC, Reutersof the Carry Trade Japanese yen net shorts, meanwhile, grew to their largest s
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
of the Carry Trade Japanese yen net shorts, meanwhile, grew to their largest since mid-March, with 112,125 contracts, CFTC data showed. "What you are looking at is that the carry trade is back," Schamotta said, referring to investors... Read more
11d
Market Watch
Democrat Russ Behnam expected to be nominated as CFTC commissionerDebbie Stabenow (D., Mich.). She is the top Democrat on the Senate Agriculture
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
Debbie Stabenow (D., Mich.). She is the top Democrat on the Senate Agriculture Committee, which has jurisdiction over the CFTC. The CFTC currently has just two members — acting Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo and Democratic Commissioner Sharon... Read more
12d
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Federal Court in Florida Orders Anthony J. Klatch II, Lindsey Heim, and their Company Assurance Capital Management, LLC to Pay More than $2.4 Million in Restitution and Civil Monetary Penalties for Commodity Pool Fraud and MisappropriationMisappropriation The Court Also Ordered Klatch to Affirmatively Disclose His Vi
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 12 days ago
Misappropriation The Court Also Ordered Klatch to Affirmatively Disclose His Violations of the Commodity Exchange Act and CFTC Regulations in Connection with All Future Speeches or Writings Related to Commodity Interests In Related Criminal... Read more
12d
Zero Hedge
Spoofing Lessons From Andy Hall - The Oil AND Silver Kingdanger of losing his job after a horrendous failure to protect the NYMEX electr
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
danger of losing his job after a horrendous failure to protect the NYMEX electricity contract. This, according to NYMEX / CFTC sources then. But I digress. About the author: Vince Lanci has 27 years’ experience trading Commodity Derivatives.... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Charges New York Resident Daniel Winston LaMarco and His Company, GDLogix Inc., with Fraud in Connection with Foreign Currency Derivatives Commodity Pool Scheme and Registration ViolationsJuly 11, 2017 Washington, DC –The U.S. Commodity...
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Acting Chairman Giancarlo Appoints Daniel Gorfine as LabCFTC Director and Chief Innovation OfficerJuly 10, 2017 Washington, DC — U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CF
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 13 days ago
July 10, 2017 Washington, DC — U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Acting Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo today appointed Daniel... Read more
13d
Zero Hedge
Meet LedgerX: the CFTC's New Google Owned, GS Run Exchangeyour transactions belong to us. Create, approve, outlaw outsiders. Do it under
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
your transactions belong to us. Create, approve, outlaw outsiders. Do it under the guise of the investor's protection. CFTC doing the work of the people. The CEO is Paul Chou. Let's start there LedgerX Paul Chou Career Timeline: They are... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Launches New Video Series Featuring Fraud VictimsJuly 10, 2017 Smart Investors, Cunning Fraudsters, Millions Stolen – In the Ne
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 13 days ago
July 10, 2017 Smart Investors, Cunning Fraudsters, Millions Stolen – In the New Video Series, “True Fraud Stories” Victims Tell Their Personal Stories Washington, DC — The U.S. Commodity Futures... Read more
13d
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Division of Market Oversight Announces Review of Swaps Reporting RegulationsAnnounces Review of Swaps Reporting Regulations Washington, DC — The U.S. Comm
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 13 days ago
Announces Review of Swaps Reporting Regulations Washington, DC — The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Division of Market Oversight (Division) today announced it is launching a comprehensive review of the swap data... Read more
13d
FOX Business
Oil up? Oil down? Blame the algorithmsand speed of computers in oil trading. Computerized trading is also taking ove
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
and speed of computers in oil trading. Computerized trading is also taking over other commodities. According to the CFTC report, the share of automated trading in agriculture rose to 49% between 2014 and 2016 from 38% between 2012 and 2014,... Read more
13d
FOX Business
Oil up? Oil down? Blame the algorithmsand speed of computers in oil trading. Computerized trading is also taking ove
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
and speed of computers in oil trading. Computerized trading is also taking over other commodities. According to the CFTC report, the share of automated trading in agriculture rose to 49% between 2014 and 2016 from 38% between 2012 and 2014,... Read more
13d
Zero Hedge
SocGen Asks: "Is It Groundhog Day, Or Goldilocks And The Three Bears?"enough zip in the economy, to make me think yields can march higher without int
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
enough zip in the economy, to make me think yields can march higher without interruption but I would be more relaxed if the CFTC data hinted at a massive great speculative short in 10year Notes, rather than pointing to a reduced long. At current... Read more
13d
Business Insider Australia
Currency traders continue to pull their bullish US dollar betsto ANZ, citing the latest Commitment of Traders (CoT) report released by the US
Business Insider Australia / Posted 13 days ago
to ANZ, citing the latest Commitment of Traders (CoT) report released by the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) last Friday, net long positioning in the greenback fell by a further $US200 million to $US4.5 billion, leaving it... Read more
14d
The Courier Mail
Oil drops 3% on rising global suppliestheir net long US crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, th
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
their net long US crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The increase came after hedge funds and other money managers cut US crude net longs to a nine-month low in the... Read more
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News.com.au
Oil drops 3% on rising global suppliestheir net long US crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, th
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
their net long US crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The increase came after hedge funds and other money managers cut US crude net longs to a nine-month low in the... Read more
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TheBull
Oil drops 3% on rising global suppliestheir net long US crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, th
TheBull / Posted 14 days ago
their net long US crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The increase came after hedge funds and other money managers cut US crude net longs to a nine-month low in the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
CFTC Approves Options Trading In BitcoinThis week, the CFTC took a bold step forward in terms of granting institutional
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
This week, the CFTC took a bold step forward in terms of granting institutional investors access to the bitcoin market, approving the creation of the first SEF or Swap Execution Facility. Previously, traders who wished to place bets in bitcoin... Read more
15d
The Economic Times
Another bullion flash crash: What's happening to gold & silver?and long moves,” George Gero, a managing director at RBC Wealth Management in N
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
and long moves,” George Gero, a managing director at RBC Wealth Management in New York, said. “That’s their normal job.” CFTC Public Affairs Deputy Director Donna Faulk-White said the commission doesn’t comment on, or even acknowledge the... Read more
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The Star
Oil prices drop 3% on rising global suppliesnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the U.
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The increase came after hedge funds and other money managers cut U.S. crude net longs to a nine-month low in the... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil prices drop 3 percent on rising global suppliesnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the U.
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The increase came after hedge funds and other money managers cut U.S. crude net longs to a nine-month low in the... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil prices drop 3 percent on rising global suppliesnet long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the U.
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
net long U.S. crude futures and options positions in the week to July 3, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said. The increase came after hedge funds and other money managers cut U.S. crude net longs to a nine-month low in the... Read more
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