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CFTC Approves National Futures Association Rules Enhancing Protections for Retail Forex Customers

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) today approved rule amendments and a new interpretive notice filed by the National Futures Association (NFA). NFA is a registered futures association ... Read More

CFTC Staff Announces it is Issuing No-Action Relief from Introducing Broker and Commodity Trading Advisor

CFTC Staff Announces it is Issuing No-Action Relief from Introducing Broker and Commodity Trading Advisor Registration to Persons Located Outside the United States Engaged in Activities on behalf of ... Read More

Banks Said Poised to Settle With CFTC in FX-Rigging Cases

Banks suspected of rigging the $5.3 trillion-a-day currency market are preparing to reach settlements as early as this week with the main U.S. derivatives regulator, according to a person with knowledge ... Read More

CFTC Further Implements Trade Execution Requirement

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC or Commission) Division of Market Oversight (Division) announced further implementation of the trade execution requirement for certain interest rate and credit default swaps. ... Read More

U.S. regulator would welcome delay of EU clearing rules

A top U.S. regulator said on Wednesday he would welcome a delay by the European Union that gave more time to resolve a conflict with Washington over making derivatives ... Read More

CFTC Says Flexibility essential to Oversee Cross-Border Swaps

U.S. regulators need flexibility in overseeing cross-border swaps, a lawyer for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission told a federal judge as he defended the agency’s reliance on guidance rather ... Read More
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NFA’s Board approves prohibition of credit cards to fund retail forex accounts

National Futures Association (NFA) announced that its Board approved a ban on the use of credit cards to fund retail forex and futures accounts. This prohibition is subject to ... Read More
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