If the CFTC takes action that is not agreeable with the People, who regulates the CFTC?
The same ones that regulate the Federal Reserve….
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The CFTC has made historical special announcements!
They are adding and deleting data from the COT reports dating back to 2006
You can find the following excerpt on the COT report page;
December 3, 2010
The CFTC is publishing the historical Traders in Financial Futures-COT data, back to June 2006, for the financial commodity markets. Historical files are available at the Historical Compressed link on the left side of this page.
Here is the link to the COT report page. This is the page where you would access the weekly COT report. Scroll down a little and look for historical special announcements.
Here is a taste of what you will find on the CFTC site;
October 1, 2010
Due to a different open interest calculation methodology used at the exchange for last trading day that does not align with large trader open interest reporting, data for the Oct 2010 Henry Financial LD1 Fixed Price contract (CFTC ID 023391) for September 28, 2010 (last trading date) has been omitted from this report.
September 2, 2010
Due to a reporting firm problem for trade date August 17, 2010, additional options positions have been added to the CBT Corn report published on August 20, 2010.
You can read the entire special announcement page from the CFTC on their website @ CFTC Historical Special Announcements