Tag: Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

CFTC offices
May 08, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Cayley Investment Management fined $150,000 for wash sales

The Commission also found that on 8 February 2018, Khorrami placed simultaneous buy and sell orders in six different CME futures contracts. After being unable to fill the orders, Khorrami repeatedly modified them until the bid and offer price matched, resulting in a series of pre-arranged cross trades in contracts for crude oil, British Pound,…

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Morgan Stanley fine
September 29, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

CFTC fines Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC. $500,000 for supervision failures

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued an Order filing and simultaneously settling charges against Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC (MSCO) (NYSE:MS), a Delaware limited liability company headquartered in New York City, for failing to diligently supervise the reconciliation of exchange and clearing fees with the amounts it ultimately charged customers for certain transactions…

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August 18, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Three companies fined in CFTC precious metals and diamonds anti-fraud action

Slemmer Enterprises, Dorrian Enterprises and Roth Investment Group all part of the Berkley Enterprise that defrauded customers The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) announced that Judge William P. Dimitrouleas of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida entered a Consent Order against Defendants Jeffrey Slemmer of Acton, Massachusetts, Christian Dorrian of Boynton…

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