Monday Humor: WTI WTF NYMEX Ramp Edition

Presented with little comment aside to ask, where is the SEC, CFTC?


On a day of non-stop, low volume, weakness, the 'fundamental' event of the NYMEX close created a somewhat idiotic spike in WTI Crude...


No news, no cross-asset-class momo, no headlines - just pure and utter algo idiocy banging the close.