CFTC Can't Handle Peregrine `Mess,' Brandt Says

July 10 (Bloomberg) -- Peter Brandt, a commodities trader and chief executive officer of Factor LLC, discusses the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission's complaint filed against Peregrine Financial Group Inc. for an alleged customer fund shortfall. Also named as a defendant in the CFTC filing is firm founder Russell Wasendorf Sr., who it said attempted suicide on July 9 outside the firm’s Cedar Falls, Iowa, offices and is now comatose. Brandt speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)

Amazon's Presence at the Oscars
03:22 - Hollywood's biggest weekend is just around the corner with the 89th annual Academy Awards on Sunday. We see some familiar names like Meryl Streep and Ryan Gosling, but there is one new player grabbing attention. Bloomberg's Kaitlin Meehan reports on “Bloomberg Technology.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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