CFTC Archive

Bloomberg: Vitol Reclassified by CFTC as `Non-Commercial’ Trader, WSJ Says

[Skip to the end] Seems the liquidation may be ending, but just guessing. Vitol Reclassified by CFTC as `Non-Commercial’ Trader, WSJ Says by Alexander Kwiatkowski (Bloomberg) Vitol Group was reclassified by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission as a “non-commercial” trader, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people it didn’t identify. The U.S. ...Read More

Re: CFTC reclassifies crude oil position

[Skip to the end] (An email exchange) >   (3) The reclassified trader is quite a special one: >    >      (a) The reclassified trader has interests in only a few >   commodities (I have highlighted the reclassified ones in the >   chart). >    >      (b) The trader is heavily focused on crude oil. The >   reclassified positions include 330 ...Read More