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For Immediate Release
February 27, 2015

For more information contact:
Alex Vorro (312) 781-1454, avorro@nfa.futures.org
Karen Wuertz (312) 781-1335, kwuertz@nfa.futures.org

NFA permanently bars New York firm Chazon QTA Quantitative Trading Artists LLC and its principal, Lawrence I. Fejokwu

February 27, Chicago — National Futures Association (NFA) has permanently barred Chazon QTA Quantitative Trading Artists LLC (Chazon) and Lawrence I. Fejokwu, the firm's sole associated person and a firm principal, from NFA membership. Chazon is an NFA Member commodity pool operator located in New York. Additionally, Chazon and Fejokwu are barred from acting as principals of an NFA Member.

The Decision, issued by an NFA Hearing Panel, is based on a Complaint authorized by NFA's Business Conduct Committee on May 15, 2014, and a hearing held on Nov. 7, 2014. The Hearing Panel found that Chazon and Fejokwu willfully violated NFA Rules by refusing to produce bank records requested by NFA.

The complete text of the Complaint and Decision can be viewed on NFA's website.

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