Attempts by the Commodities Futures Exchange
Commission (CFTC) to impose mandatory position limits on metals
and energy futures have been met with significant pushback from
CME Group the largest operator of futures
exchanges in the US has questioned the necessity of
limits, and in a way the authority of the CFTC.
In comments posted to the CFTC website, CME states that per
Dodd-Frank the commissioners must prove with supporting
evidence that position...