Can the commodities bubble be deflated?

Pressure is mounting on the CFTC to forget about position limits


By Leah McGrath Goodman


Less than five months after being sworn in as Obama’s chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Gary Gensler found himself buttonholed in a corner by none other than Terry Duffy, the executive chairman of the nation’s top futures market, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

To continue reading, subscribe now to Premium Journalism. Already a subscriber? login.