The first day of an industry meeting, sponsored by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), to gather thoughts on futures and options trading in metals revealed a range of opinions. Below are the panelists who spoke today, with their comments listed and linked, if available.
For more, see the CFTC's website: http://www.cftc.gov.Panel One:
Steve Sherrod, Division of Market Oversight, CFTC
Jeremy Charles, HSBC Bank USA, NA
Mark Epstein, Individual Trader
Tom Callahan, NYSE Euronext
Dr. Henry G. Jarecki, Gresham Investment Management
Bill Murphy, Gold Antitrust Action Committee
Kevin Norrish, Barclays Capital
John Lothian, John Lothian & Co.
Richard Strait, Triland USA, a Division of Mitsubishi Corporation
Simon Grenfell, Deutsche Bank
Mike Masters, Masters Capital
Harvey Organ, Individual Investor
Jeffrey Christian, CPM Group