CFTC fines floor broker for futures spoofing

By GlobalCapital
01 Aug 2019

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has sanctioned trader and CFTC-registered floor broker Benjamin Cox for alleged spoofing.

The CFTC issued an order filing and settling charges against Cox for engaging in spoofing in the Chicago Mercantile Exchange E-mini S&P 500 and E-mini Nasdaq 100 futures markets.

The CFTC order requires Cox, who is based in Chicago, to pay a $150,000 civil monetary penalty and suspends ...

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