US CFTC appoints Meister as new enforcement chief

WASHINGTON, Nov 1 (BestGrowthStock) – David Meister, a partner with
the white-collar crime group of law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate,
Meagher & Flom, has been appointed as the new director of
enforcement for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission,
the regulator announced on Monday.

Meister, a former federal criminal prosecutor, has nearly
25 years of experience working on financial fraud cases, said
the CFTC, which recently gained new authority to crack down on
fraud-based manipulation in the futures and swaps markets it
oversees.
(Reporting by Roberta Rampton)

US CFTC appoints Meister as new enforcement chief