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CFTC Abandons Old Position Limits Rule in Favor of New Rule

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Derivatives, Energy According to a statement by Commissioner O’Malia today, the CFTC has voted to dismiss its appeal of the federal district court decision striking down the CFTC’s 2011 position limits rule. The Commission has an open meeting scheduled for November 5 to propose a new position limits rule. Commissioner O’Malia had harsh criticism regarding the taxpayer […] Read more →

by   |   October 29, 2013

FINRA Proposes Rules for Crowdfunding Portals

Broker-Dealer, Public Companies and Securities FINRA has proposed rules and related forms for crowdfunding portals. The proposal, which reflects the rules recently proposed by the SEC, would implement in FINRA’s rules the... Read more →

by   |   October 28, 2013


SEC Unveils Proposed Regulation Crowdfunding

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has proposed new Regulation Crowdfunding  to implement the requirements of Title III of the JOBS Act.  Regulation Crowdfunding would prescribe rules governing the offer... Read more →

by , and   |   October 28, 2013

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Record CFTC Fines in 2013

Energy On October 24, 2013, the CFTC Enforcement Division announced its 2013 fiscal year results – 82 filed enforcement actions and record fines of $1.7 billion ($1.5 billion in civil... Read more →

by   |   October 28, 2013