CFTC clamps down on insider trading in derivatives

Bank traders who leak information about derivatives trades to hedge funds could face charges, CFTC officials say

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Setting an example: CFTC says new violations could be prosecuted under Rule 180.1

When Arya Motazedi, an energy trader based in Miami, Florida, settled insider-trading charges with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on December 2, 2015, it marked the first suc