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The amendments address certain risk management and reporting obligations
You're directed to report “if your cloud service providers have been affected by this attack"
The proposal addresses the cross-border application of the registration thresholds and certain requirements applicable to swap dealers and major swap participants
The revisions would make permanent certain temporary alternative compliance frameworks
Both final rules codify years’ worth of agency no-action letters and seek to harmonize CFTC rules with the SEC’s
This final rule provides an exemption from registration for CPOs and CTAs of family offices
Rule requires P&Ps to protect customer records and information
Only when informed by the counterparty of irregularities did Wells seek to investigate and remedy its violations
“The industry looks to these types of resolutions in structuring their own compliance” programs
RELEASE Number 8062-19 October 24, 2019   CFTC Charges Upstream Energy Services with Acting as an Unregistered Futures Commission Merchant Washington, DC – The U.S. ...
Revised no-action position with respect to uncleared swaps with the European Stability Mechanism under Commission Regulations 23.150-159, 23.161.
Revised no-action relief for the European Stability Mechanism from the swap clearing requirement in Section 2(h)(1) of the Commodity Exchange Act and Commission Regulations 50.2 ...
RELEASE Number 8053-19 October 16, 2019   CFTC Charges Nevada Company and its Owner in $11 Million Cryptocurrency Fraud and Misappropriation Scheme Federal Court Issues ...
RELEASE Number 8052-19 October 15, 2019   Federal Court Orders Managed Fund and CEO to Pay More Than $17.2 Million in a Commodities Fraud Scheme ...
Prospective customers lured by disseminating fraudulent marketing materials
“The CFTC will vigorously enforce the rules requiring our registrants to properly supervise their business activities
Thompson induced two customers to send roughly $7 million to fund the purchase of bitcoin after making false representations
The CFTC has paid out more than $90 million in awards since establishing the Whistleblower Program
The order requires assesses a $140,000 civil monetary penalty
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