Swift Guilty Verdict in Spoofing Trial May Fuel New Prosecutions in U.S.

  • Commodities trader is first convicted under spoofing law
  • Prosecutors already seek extradition in Flash Crash case

How 'Spoofing' Might Have Crashed the Market

The lightning fast guilty verdict against a high-speed commodities trader may embolden prosecutors who have gone on the offensive in a year of heightened regulatory scrutiny of spoofing.

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