CFTC Again a Full House

Senate confirms three new commissioners, including a new chairman, to fill positions that have been vacant for six months.

The swaps cops are back on the beat in full force.

After a six-month wait, the U.S. Senate yesterday confirmed Timothy Massad to serve as chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) as lawmakers moved to bring the derivatives regulator to a full roster by signing off on two additional nominees.

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