Release: CFTC Orders Two Trading Firms, Bank to Pay a Total of $3 Million for Spoofing

Release

CFTC Orders Two Trading Firms, Bank to Pay a Total of $3 Million for Spoofing 

Washington, DC – The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission today announced that civil enforcement actions were filed and simultaneously settled against two trading firms and one bank for violating the Commodity Exchange Act’s (CEA) prohibition on spoofing (bidding or offering with the intent to cancel the bid or offer before execution).