Federal Regulators, Except CFTC, Escape Shutdown

Oct 1 2013 | 1:36pm ET

The financial regulators that oversee the hedge fund industry and the rest of Wall Street are, with one exception, open for business today, in spite of the federal government shutdown.

The CFTC moved to a bare-bones operation, with just 28 of 680 employees still on the job, overseeing the markets and pursuing ongoing litigation, the SEC is operating at full capacity—for at least "a few weeks."


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