The Derivative Project

“My Farmers are Beginning to Think this Tool is a speculative vehicle…”

At the CFTC Agricultural Advisory Committee meeting last Thursday morning, an agricultural advisory participant stated to the Committee, including Chair of the CFTC Gary Gensler, “My farmers are beginning to think this tool is a speculative vehicle–it really is a struggle.” The first point of discussion at the CFTC meeting…

Congresswoman Bachmann’s Office Will Take the Next Step

The Derivative Project has received confirmation from Congresswoman Bachmann’s staff at a meeting at Representative Bachmann’s office in Washington D. C. on May 16th, that her office will present The Derivative Project’s request for an “investigation” into the misuse of taxpayer dollars for collateral call payments on speculative contracts (see The Derivative…