US FCM omnibus model needs to be strengthened for OTC derivatives, say buy-side participants at a CFTC round table
Through a glass darkly
A recent Dodd-Frank rule-making proposal from five US prudential regulators has caused a bit of a stir. People have been worried for some time about the territorial scope of the Dodd-Frank Act, and whether...
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