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Putting the Genie Back into the Bottle: The CFTC Adopts Derivative Clearing Rules

The Commodities Futures Trading Commission (the “CFTC”) adopted rules on March 20th designed to raise competition and mitigate risk in derivatives markets. Overall, however, the main thrust of the rules is to encourage migration of much of the derivatives market onto central clearinghouses. Several features of the rules encourage competition. A key requirement is that […]

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Announcement: Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law’s 2012 Symposium – “Regulation of Over-the-Counter Derivatives” – February 13, 2012

The Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law (FJCFL) and the Fordham Corporate Law Center are proud to announce that this year’s annual FJCFL symposium will be titled “Regulation of Over-the-Counter Derivatives” and will take place on Monday, February 13th, 2012 at 113 West 60th Street, Lowenstein Building, 12th Floor Lounge. Overview: This year’s symposium, titled “Regulation of Over-the-Counter […]

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POSTED IN Dodd-Frank, Securities Regulation, Symposia

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