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CFTC Investigates Wheat Futures Trading
Fri May 2, 2014 04:37 PM CDT

(Dow Jones) -- U.S. market regulators are investigating a unit of Mondelez International Inc. over trading in wheat futures markets, according to a regulatory filing.

Staff of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, which oversees U.S. derivatives markets, are investigating trading in December 2011 wheat contracts by a unit of what was at the time Kraft Foods and is now Mondelez. The investigation was disclosed Friday in a regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Kraft Foods Group Inc., the North American business that was spun off from Kraft in 2012.

The filing gave no further details of the ...

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