NFA Hires Jenner & Block For Post-Peregrine Audit

Law360, New York (July 16, 2012, 10:30 PM EDT) -- The National Futures Association, under fire for failing to uncover two decades of forgeries at Peregrine Financial Group Inc., said Monday that it would retain Jenner & Block LLP to conduct an internal review of its audit practices and procedures.

Hours after former Peregrine customer Attain Capital Management called for a congressional investigation into the NFA, the self-regulatory body for the U.S. futures markets said its special committee for the protection of customer funds would hire outside counsel to conduct a thorough review to uncover how...
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