Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
JPMorgan Chase & Company
Current Parent Company: 
JPMorgan Chase
Penalty: 
$920,200,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
September 29, 2020
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Violation Description: 

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued an order filing and settling charges against JPMorgan Chase & Company and its subsidiaries, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., and J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, for manipulative and deceptive conduct and spoofing that spanned at least eight years and involved hundreds of thousands of spoof orders in precious metals and U.S. Treasury futures contracts on the Commodity Exchange, Inc., the New York Mercantile Exchange, and the Chicago Board of Trade. The case overlaps with a criminal action brought by the U.S. Justice Department (see separate entry).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
banking & securities
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Parent company note: 
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