The U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut entered a final judgment and consent order against Defendant, a former precious metals trader, for alleged spoofing.  According to the CFTC, Defendant placed futures orders with the intent to cancel the orders before execution in order to manipulate prices.  Defendant has agreed to pay a civil penalty of $100,000 and post-judgment interest.

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