Bart Chilton


Somewhat unusually for the Trading Gurus, here we reproduce in full today's statement by CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton, without further comment:

On September 30th, at the stroke of midnight, our country will face a government shutdown unless a continuing resolution to fund it is adopted.  That would be grave news for consumers.

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The CFTC has just released a brief statement by Commissioner Bart Chilton. We reproduce it here in full:

Landmark financial reforms were passed by the Congress and signed by the President earlier this year.  The new law will ensure more efficient and effective markets, better protect consumers and cast light upon current "dark" markets that have been out of view of regulators — markets which led, in large part, — to the economic calamity that began two years ago.

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