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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of CFTC Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo Regarding the Final Rule on Amendments to the Definitions of “Portfolio Reconciliation” and “Material Terms” for Purposes of Swap Portfolio Reconciliation May 2, 2016 I support the final rule...
Statement of CFTC Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo Regarding the Final Rule on Amendments to the Definitions of “Portfolio Reconciliation” and “Material Terms” for Purposes of Swap Portfolio Reconciliation
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 6 hours ago
May 2, 2016 I support the final rule... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Approves Final Rule on Amendments to the Swap Portfolio Reconciliation RequirementMay 2, 2016 Washington, DC — The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (
CFTC Approves Final Rule on Amendments to the Swap Portfolio Reconciliation Requirement
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 6 hours ago
May 2, 2016 Washington, DC — The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today approved a final rule to amend a requirement that swap dealers (SD) and... Read more
21h
Zawya
Gold near 15-month top as dollar slidesCommoditiesfor the third straight week, taking it to a record high in the week to April 26
Gold near 15-month top as dollar slidesCommodities
Zawya / Posted 21 hours ago
for the third straight week, taking it to a record high in the week to April 26, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) data showed on Friday. * The speculators cut their net long position in gold futures and options, taking it off a... Read more
22h
The Financial Express
Gold prices near 15-month top as dollar slidesfor the third straight week, taking it to a record high in the week to April 26
Gold prices near 15-month top as dollar slides
The Financial Express / Posted 22 hours ago
for the third straight week, taking it to a record high in the week to April 26, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) data showed on Friday. * The speculators cut their net long position in gold futures and options, taking it off a... Read more
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23h
The Economic Times
Gold near 15-month top as dollar slidesfor the third straight week, taking it to a record high in the week to April 26
Gold near 15-month top as dollar slides
The Economic Times / Posted 23 hours ago
for the third straight week, taking it to a record high in the week to April 26, US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) data showed on Friday. * The speculators cut their net long position in gold futures and options, taking it off a... Read more
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Aljazeera
May Day marked from Istanbul to Taipeiunions. There will also be marches in other major towns and cities all over Fr
May Day marked from Istanbul to Taipei
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
unions. There will also be marches in other major towns and cities all over France. However, neither the CFDT nor the CFTC unions, both of whom support the proposed Labour reform, will be marching today. For its part, France's far-right... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Citadel seeks whistleblower status in spoofing casecan get a substantial bounty: between 10 percent and 30 percent of the recovere
Citadel seeks whistleblower status in spoofing case
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
can get a substantial bounty: between 10 percent and 30 percent of the recovered amount. Earlier this month, the CFTC awarded a whistleblower, whom it didn't name, more than $10 million for providing “key original information” that led to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, QQQ, ROVI, TIVO)Hughes Rig Count at 1, followed by expiry of the spot Brent contract at 2:30. A
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, QQQ, ROVI, TIVO)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Hughes Rig Count at 1, followed by expiry of the spot Brent contract at 2:30. At 3 we get Agricultural Prices, with the CFTC “Commitment of Traders” data at 3:30. Down in Washington, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady delivers remarks on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, QQQ, ROVI, TIVO)Hughes Rig Count at 1, followed by expiry of the spot Brent contract at 2:30. A
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, QQQ, ROVI, TIVO)
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Hughes Rig Count at 1, followed by expiry of the spot Brent contract at 2:30. At 3 we get Agricultural Prices, with the CFTC “Commitment of Traders” data at 3:30. Down in Washington, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady delivers remarks on... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Linksnew rules regarding fiduciaries for asset managers -Accelerating issuance of n
Links
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
new rules regarding fiduciaries for asset managers -Accelerating issuance of new rules regarding Wall St comp -CFTC largest award to a whistleblower recently etc” Police State Watch Banks raise prospect of court action over Fed... Read more
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Zero Hedge
FOMC Preview: The Fed Is "Scared To Death" & "The Knock-On Effects Could Be Spectacular"Speculative positioning is now net short the dollar for the first time since Ju
FOMC Preview: The Fed Is "Scared To Death" & "The Knock-On Effects Could Be Spectacular"
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Speculative positioning is now net short the dollar for the first time since July 2014, according to the most recent CFTC report. The Bloomberg Commodity Index is up 9% in the last three weeks alone The market is more aware than ever that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
U.S. Commodity Regulator Was Unaware About Deutsche Bank's Gold-Rigging Until Ten Days Lateras part of the settlement." It was then that we also reminded readers that the
U.S. Commodity Regulator Was Unaware About Deutsche Bank's Gold-Rigging Until Ten Days Later
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
as part of the settlement." It was then that we also reminded readers that the US commodity "regulator", the CFTC in 2013 closed its five year investigation concerning allegations that the biggest bullion banks manipulate silver... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad before the CFTC’s Market Risk Advisory Committee April 26, 2016 Thank you very much. I would like to thank Commissioner Bowen
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad before the CFTC’s Market Risk Advisory Committee
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 6 days ago
April 26, 2016 Thank you very much. I would like to thank Commissioner Bowen, her staff and all of the distinguished members of the Market Risk Advisory Committee... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo before the Market Risk Advisory Committee Meetingliquidity has been fundamentally changed in many asset classes and markets and
Statement of Commissioner J. Christopher Giancarlo before the Market Risk Advisory Committee Meeting
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 6 days ago
liquidity has been fundamentally changed in many asset classes and markets and not just those markets overseen by the CFTC. Accounts of liquidity distortion extend from U.S. Treasury securities1 to German Bonds,2 corporate bonds,3equities,4... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Postattracting top performing candidates who want to be part of our success." Thro
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 10 days ago
attracting top performing candidates who want to be part of our success." Through its US SEC registered broker dealer and CFTC registered introducing broker, Baader-Helvea offers its North American clients access to its full range of products and... Read more
11d
The Financial Express
Forget gold, this precious metal could be a better betcurrent levels from an investment point of view,” he felt. Mathur points out t
Forget gold, this precious metal could be a better bet
The Financial Express / Posted 11 days ago
current levels from an investment point of view,” he felt. Mathur points out that US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) positioning for silver indicates buying interest has been created by hedge funds and money managers for most of the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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12d
First Coast News
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
KTVB Boise / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
15 related stories
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
15 related stories
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
15 related stories
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WKYC Cleveland
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
15 related stories
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13 WMAZ Macon
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failureis close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than
Why oil won’t crash following Doha failure
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 12 days ago
is close to the highs of the past nine months, and the positions have more than doubled since the start of the year. The CFTC data shows an addition of 20,857 net-long positions in WTI crude oil for the week ending April 12, 2016. The total... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC and Three Canadian Authorities Sign Counterparts to MOU to Enhance Supervision of Cross-Border Regulated EntitiesApril 20, 2016 CFTC and Three Canadian Authorities Sign Counterparts to Memora
CFTC and Three Canadian Authorities Sign Counterparts to MOU to Enhance Supervision of Cross-Border Regulated Entities
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 12 days ago
April 20, 2016 CFTC and Three Canadian Authorities Sign Counterparts to Memorandum of Understanding to Enhance Supervision of Cross-Border Regulated Entities Washington, DC — The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced today that... Read more
12d
Market Watch
Silver trades at 11-month highs, while gold advance pausestheir bets on silver, pushing the net long speculative position to a record, ac
Silver trades at 11-month highs, while gold advance pauses
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
their bets on silver, pushing the net long speculative position to a record, according to a Mining.com report citing CFTC data. That came as silver gained 6% last week. The currency and interest rate watch remains for metals traders as well.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Bill Murphy: Silver – All about the Physical Market; Takin’ These Bums Out!be them turning on each other and what comes out publicly and what reaches in t
Bill Murphy: Silver – All about the Physical Market; Takin’ These Bums Out!
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
be them turning on each other and what comes out publicly and what reaches in the public domain and so on. Five years the CFTC looked in to what Morgan, what was going on in the United States. What did they find? Nothing. What’s going here, pick a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Silver Soars To 10-Month Highs, Gold-Ratio Continues To Plungehas not been a major player in Comex, where most of the serious manipulation ta
Silver Soars To 10-Month Highs, Gold-Ratio Continues To Plunge
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
has not been a major player in Comex, where most of the serious manipulation takes place. Under the supervision of The Fed, CFTC and BIS? im just waiting for the Gold:QE ratio to correct Yukon Cornelius is warming up in the Green Room Funny you... Read more
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Market Watch
Silver jumps 3% to 10-month high as hedge funds buy inon silver last week, pushing the overall market into a record net long position
Silver jumps 3% to 10-month high as hedge funds buy in
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
on silver last week, pushing the overall market into a record net long position, according to a Mining.com report citing CFTC data. That came as silver gained 6% last week. Analysts also attributed silver’s jump in part to strong buying in China... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Bernie and the big banksto reduce certain risks, but the Street has sabotaged the process. In its firs
Bernie and the big banks
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
to reduce certain risks, but the Street has sabotaged the process. In its first major rule under Dodd-Frank, the CFTC considered 1,500 comments, largely generated by and from the Street. After several years the commission issued a... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad on the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s Update on its Review of Asset Management Products and Activitieswith respect to hedge funds. The issues raised in this section of the report ar
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad on the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s Update on its Review of Asset Management Products and Activities
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 14 days ago
with respect to hedge funds. The issues raised in this section of the report are particularly relevant to the work of the CFTC because of the role of derivatives. While we do not regulate hedge funds we, together with the SEC, regulate the... Read more
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Newsmax
Funds Are Betting the Gravity-Defying Gold Rally Isn't Over Yetincreased their net-long position in the metal by 30 percent to 54,885 contract
Funds Are Betting the Gravity-Defying Gold Rally Isn't Over Yet
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
increased their net-long position in the metal by 30 percent to 54,885 contracts. That’s the highest since the comparable CFTC data begins in 2006. Net-bullish platinum holdings rose by 15 percent last week to 17,362 contracts, the biggest gain... Read more
14d
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Announces Additional Names to Its List of Foreign Entities that Illegally Solicit U.S. Residents in Forex and Binary OptionsApril 18, 2016 Registration Deficient (RED) List on CFTC Website Identifies Co
CFTC Announces Additional Names to Its List of Foreign Entities that Illegally Solicit U.S. Residents in Forex and Binary Options
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 14 days ago
April 18, 2016 Registration Deficient (RED) List on CFTC Website Identifies Companies Operating Illegally without Being... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Commodities Mark Passes CommitteeSenate Agriculture Committee passed Chairman Pat Roberts' Mark to reauthorize t
Commodities Mark Passes Committee
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 14 days ago
Senate Agriculture Committee passed Chairman Pat Roberts' Mark to reauthorize the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). It passed in a 11-9 vote on party lines and was supported by many national and state ag groups. Some of the... Read more
16d
Market Watch
As Doha nears, Saudi prince says country could unleash a million barrels of oil a daymove comes as oil prices have gained amid rising optimism over the Doha meeting
As Doha nears, Saudi prince says country could unleash a million barrels of oil a day
Market Watch / Posted 16 days ago
move comes as oil prices have gained amid rising optimism over the Doha meeting, even if it has since dimmed some: CFTC says oil speculators increase their WTI net long position by 27,635 contracts to 205,139 contracts in the latest... Read more
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17d
Market Watch
Speculators haven’t been this bullish on the yen since at least 1992other traders that are likely taking positions to speculate on the market rathe
Speculators haven’t been this bullish on the yen since at least 1992
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
other traders that are likely taking positions to speculate on the market rather than for hedging purposes. In 1992, the CFTC switched from releasing these data at mid-month and month end to releasing it every two weeks. It started releasing data... Read more
17d
San Francisco Chronicle
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL)the tailwinds of that $ drop, climbing 50bp. Oil under pressure into Doha on Su
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
the tailwinds of that $ drop, climbing 50bp. Oil under pressure into Doha on Sunday - WTI still up 2% for the week. CFTC data at 3:30 to see what those shorts have done. Refined products in the USA are looking quite heavy tho, with Gasoline... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL)the tailwinds of that $ drop, climbing 50bp. Oil under pressure into Doha on Su
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
the tailwinds of that $ drop, climbing 50bp. Oil under pressure into Doha on Sunday - WTI still up 2% for the week. CFTC data at 3:30 to see what those shorts have done. Refined products in the USA are looking quite heavy tho, with Gasoline... Read more
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17d
Connecticut Post
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL)the tailwinds of that $ drop, climbing 50bp. Oil under pressure into Doha on Su
Here's a super quick guide to what traders are talking about right now (SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL)
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
the tailwinds of that $ drop, climbing 50bp. Oil under pressure into Doha on Sunday - WTI still up 2% for the week. CFTC data at 3:30 to see what those shorts have done. Refined products in the USA are looking quite heavy tho, with Gasoline... Read more
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17d
Gawker
Why Would Hillary Clinton Criticize Bernie Sanders's Vote for Legislation Her Husband Signed Into Law?Sunlight Foundation, were members of the President’s Working Group on Financial
Why Would Hillary Clinton Criticize Bernie Sanders's Vote for Legislation Her Husband Signed Into Law?
Gawker / Posted 17 days ago
Sunlight Foundation, were members of the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets: Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, CFTC Chairman William Rainer, and SEC Chairman Arthur Levitt. Also, while it is true that Clinton didn’t vote for CFMA, that... Read more
18d
Grainnet.com
NGFA Commends Senate Ag Committee For Passing CFTC Legislation That Provides Regulatory Relief For Agricultureaction when approving Chairman Pat Roberts', R-Kan., legislation reauthorizing
NGFA Commends Senate Ag Committee For Passing CFTC Legislation That Provides Regulatory Relief For Agriculture
Grainnet.com / Posted 18 days ago
action when approving Chairman Pat Roberts', R-Kan., legislation reauthorizing the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) by a 11-9 vote. The NGFA urged the full Senate to consider and pass the legislation as soon as possible. "The NGFA... Read more
18d
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad on the Senate Agriculture Committee’s Passage of Legislation to Reauthorize the CFTC April 14, 2016 I would like to thank the Senate Agriculture Committee member
Statement of Chairman Timothy Massad on the Senate Agriculture Committee’s Passage of Legislation to Reauthorize the CFTC
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 18 days ago
April 14, 2016 I would like to thank the Senate Agriculture Committee members and staff for their work on reauthorization.... Read more
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