Progress and peril: Dodd, Maijoor, Pirrong and more on the G-20 reforms

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POLITICIANS AND REGULATORS Christopher Dodd, former senator and co-architect of the Dodd-Frank Act One of our principal goals when we set out rewriting the regulations that govern our financial industry was the creation of an early warning system to contain unsafe products and practices. We recognised early on that we needed common-sense rules in place for unregulated financial products, such as over-the-counter derivatives. But we also recognised the US would not operate alone in t