Lawmakers must work 'in symmetry', says Iosco chief

Co-ordinating regulatory reform is no easy task, says David Wright

David Wright

David Wright is nearing the end of his three-year term as secretary-general of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (Iosco) and ever since his appointment in March 2012 he has been an outspoken critic of inconsistent and heavy-handed rules emanating from Europe and the US, countries he once described as "regulatory sharks".

Wright says that a "huge effort" is being made to resolve the conflict of laws between different jurisdictions. "People are talking about the conditions

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