Oversight Hearings with Regard to the Reauthorization of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission: Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, First Session, on the Reauthorization of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Trading Practices in the Commodity Futures Markets, Part 2
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1990
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Page 92 - We also visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the American Stock Exchange (Amex...
Page 189 - emergency' as used herein shall mean, in addition to threatened or actual market manipulations and corners, any act of the United States or a foreign government affecting a commodity or any other major market disturbance which prevents the market from accurately reflecting the forces of supply and demand...
Page 7 - I would be pleased to answer any questions. The CHAIRMAN. Thank you very much, Dr.
Page 159 - Option A right to buy (call) or sell (put) a fixed amount of a given stock at a specified price within a limited period of time. The purchaser hopes that the stock's price will go up (a call) or down (a put) by an amount sufficient to provide a profit when the stock is sold.
Page 171 - As overseer of futures market regulation, the CFTC is responsible for ensuring the economic utility of futures markets by encouraging their competitiveness and efficiency, ensuring their integrity, and protecting market participants against manipulation, abusive trade practices, and fraud.
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