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US CFTC Commissioner Wetjen to resign Aug. 28: CFTC

U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commissioner Mark Wetjen announced his resignation on Friday, saying he plans to leave the financial regulatory agency on Aug. 28.

Wetjen, who played a key role in implementing the 2010 Dodd-Frank law and is one of four CFTC commissioners, "has no announced plans" after leaving the commission, the statement released by the CFTC said.