Health of FTX’s US Derivatives Arm Owed to Oversight, Says CFTC Chief Behnam – CoinDesk

As for the CFTC’s enforcement powers, when Behnam was asked whether the agency would take action against FTX, he said he couldn’t comment on specific plans. However, he pointed out the CFTC does have authority over fraud and manipulation in the direct trading of crypto commodities, which would include bitcoin.