Penalties and censures

CFTC fines OTC traders $12m

WASHINGTON, DC - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will secure $12 million in penalties from three traders and their six businesses for an over-the-counter forex options scam.

Another FX trader fined

STOCKHOLM - Sweden's financial regulator has imposed a maximum penalty on Forex Bank for insufficient money laundering controls, signalling a global clampdown by regulators on risk management failings at retail foreign exchange institutions.

CFTC fines FX fraudsters $24m

WASHINGTON, DC - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has obtained orders for five traders to pay $11.7 million in restitution and disgorgement, and $12.25 million in civil monetary penalties for selling and soliciting illegal foreign exchange…