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CFTC Charges Monex With $290 Million Precious-Metals Fraud; Stanley Fischer has unexpectedly resigned John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

First Read Hits & Takes By JLN Staff Rostin Behnam has been sworn in as a CFTC Commissioner.~JJL Julie Menacho Armstrong is the featured speaker today from our MarketsWiki Education World of Opportunity series in Chicago from July.~JJL Sept.13, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. in Chicago, CFX Markets is hosting – From Financial Advisor to Modern Day Hero – a thought-provoking panel discussion on alternative investing and technology’s evolving role in elevating the financial advisor-client relationship.~JK First, Harvey and energy — now, Irma and OJ. The Florida orange industry employs 45k people and contributes $8.6m to state coffers. Hopefully, the…

John Lothian Newsletter: Federal Reserve Notifying SEC, CFTC After Early Release of Minutes; Vienna Bourse Seeks ‘Friendly’ Merger With Warsaw Exchange; LME Sale To HKEx Has Increased Membership John Lothian Newsletter,Newsletter

The US Federal Reserve accidentally leaks its minutes several hours early to a handful of people, and regulators are looking for evidence that early trading on that data took place. Recent talks between exchanges in Vienna and Warsaw will hopefully result in a friendly merger in the coming months, according to folks in Vienna. And the head of the London Metal Exchange says that the recent purchase by Hong Kong Exchanges has resulted in increased LME membership. In today’s First Read section, take a look at the latest JLN video interview with Huseyin Erkan, CEO of the World Federation of…