Gensler said new position limit
rules could be proposed as soon as this fall.
These position limit
rules reduce the extent to which a large investor can hedge against a decline in the market by buying index puts.
Exchange Scheduled to Introduce Remote Membership and Market Maker Program, to Qualify Prop Firms as Members and to Increase Position Limit
for Investment Trusts
According to the court filing, the Lehman Brothers entities allowed that position limit
and extended the credit without making even a perfunctory effort to determine whether Minmetals Non-Ferrous was creditworthy for such a substantial line of credit or whether it was financially capable of assuming the risks of such substantial trading.
The Mills Corporation options will open with position limit
CME Group commends the Commission and staff of the CFTC for their efforts to respond to the more than 13,000 comment letters filed on the CFTC's position limits
lt;strong>CFTC to move sharply on position limits
in energy markets</strong>
is planning to introduce legislation that would subject all commodities to speculative position limits
and compel foreign exchanges to share trading data and adopt U.
With Daley talking about a Chicago casino, with the horse racing tracks trying to get slot machines in Cook County, with the legislature disinclined to increase gaming position limits
or lower taxes, the economics of the business could collapse.
The Associations believe that the Position Limits
Rule may adversely impact commodities markets and market participants, including end-users, by reducing liquidity and increasing price volatility.
airlines, today submitted public comments to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) in support of the proposed rule on speculative position limits
for certain energy contracts.
UltraShort MidCap400 ProShares options will open with strike prices of 45 - 60 (1 pt increments) and position limits
of 7,500,000 shares.