Democrats' call to probe Carl Icahn came after former White House ethics lawyers had warned about his role advising President Trump.
Former US commodities-trading commissioner Bart Chilton explains why prediction for oil prices are all over the map right now.
Gold prices rose on Monday despite a firmer dollar, but was trading in a tight range.
President Trump plans to nominate J. Christopher Giancarlo as chairman of Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
U.S. President Donald Trump will nominate Goldman Sachs banker James Donovan as deputy Treasury secretary, the White House said on Tuesday.
Gold prices held firm on Monday near 3-1/2-month highs hit in the previous session.
Gold hit a three-month peak as the political risk of European elections and worries over Donald Trump's policies stoked safe-haven demand.
Bart Chilton, a former US regulator who wrote and advised on parts of Dodd-Frank, said it would be a monumental mistake if Trump repealed the law.
Trump may be a dealmaker but in order to get anything done in Washington, he needs to understand these three things, says former US regulator Bart Chilton.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that the CFTC is ordering Goldman Sach to pay a penalty for attempted manipulation of rate swaps.
Trump has managed to calm market fears ... and even trigger a rally. His next steps are even more important, says Bart Chilton.
If Donald Trump is elected president, it will be exceedingly harmful to markets, bad for our economy, and could help drive the nation back into a recession, says former CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports that the CFTC has charged and then settled with a former Delta executive for fictitious, noncompetitive trades.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports that Point72's Steven Cohen has settled charges from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
CFTC's new trading rule asks private companies for proprietary information it just doesn't need, says former CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton.
The CFTC orders Citibank to pay $425 million to settle charges including attempted manipulation and false reporting of currency-valuation benchmarks.
Europe is way ahead of the US when it comes to bitcoin, says former CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton. Obama needs to step up.
How low can oil prices go? Standard Chartered analysts take the most negative view, predicting prices could fall as low as $10 per barrel.
The editor of the Gartman Letter, Dennis Gartman, explains why he's changing his tune on gold.
Jim Cramer goes off the charts to find out if the dollar will continue to flex its muscles, or if the euro could gain some strength back.