The US EPA continues hydraulic fracturing investigation but experts predict negligible effect on near-term natural gas prices
The price volatility seen in energy markets in recent years has had a big impact on the bottom line of many airlines, both in the form of higher prices as well as hedging losses. Pauline McCallion s...
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Derivatives reform in the US has kicked off a new era for the CFTC, which will see a significant expansion of its authority under the updated regulatory regime, as Pauline McCallion reports
US congressional gridlock over a federal cap-and-trade scheme has left regional programmes to continue the development of a nationwide patchwork of strategies to reduce carbon emissions
The planned Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could drive US focus on treating customers fairly for retail banking and credit products
The US government is currently deciding whether to permanently increase the deposit insurance cover to $250,000 per depositor. The uncertainty is creating problems for the certificate of deposit ind...
Blanket forex exemption dropped from final bill; Treasury to determine issue
Risk-based charge will cover cost of reform bill passed today
If the US congress votes to lower the deposit insurance limit to $100,000, then that figure will count for products currently in circulation, says the FDIC
Heated debate and vote interruptions slow the reconciliation process
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.