In another step in its clampdown on speculation, the CFTC considers further closing the "Enron...

|By:, SA News Editor

In another step in its clampdown on speculation, the CFTC considers further closing the "Enron loophole" that exempted many over-the-counter energy trades from regulation. The commission will examine 17 natural gas and power contracts for "significant price discovery function," meaning they should be regulated.