Banks estimate a 60bp hike in the cost of even simple trades
Dodd-Frank Act to boost CFTC war on market abuse, says Meister
Shanghai Clearing House lags regional peers, say market participants
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Bordering on chaos
Proposals on proposals
Room for improvement
The race to report
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