Sommers discussed how the CFTC has changed over the last five years — including their increased budget and staff, moving from principles-based to See more +
Sommers discussed how the CFTC has changed over the last five years — including their increased budget and staff, moving from principles-based to rules-based rulemaking and their greatly increased public profile.
She also reflected on the Dodd-Frank rulemaking process, saying she wished the CFTC had defined swap-related terms first and delayed compliance with any rules until the rulemaking process was completed. See less -
Topics: Bona Fide Hedging, CFTC, Dodd-Frank, MF Global, Peregrine Financial Group, Position Limits, Swap Dealers, Swaps
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