CFTC official warns on Sef rule overhaul

Isda AGM: Targeted changes better than a total rewrite, says Rostin Behnam


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The incoming chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is likely to continue with attempts to reform rules governing swap execution, according to commissioner Rostin Behnam – however he warns against a full-scale overhaul of the framework.

Market participants have already spent a “great deal of resources” to build systems and businesses that comply with the existing rules, and a revamp will be justified only when there is a

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