Rostin Behnan, CFTC Commissioner

FCM Shrinkage Alarms CFTC

[caption id="attachment_319459" align="alignleft" width="209"] Walt Lukken, Chief Executive Officer of the Futures Industry Association[/caption] Since the financial crisis of 2008, the number of Futures Commission Merchants (FCM) has decreased significantly, and the Commodities Futures Trading…

Dawn Stump, CFTC Commissioners

CFTC Has Full Commissioner Slate

The full slate of commissioners is finally set at the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). The US Senate approved Dawn Stump and Dan Berkovitz as the fourth and fifth Commissioners on the CFTC. The CFTC…

FIA Supports De Minimus Threshold

Industry leaders wrote a letter in support of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission’s proposal to keep a swap threshold in place. The Futures Industry Association (FIA) wrote a letter this week in support of CFTC’s…