TITLE

GFOA: More disclosure is necessary

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, Katherine M.
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/20/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30313, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Government Finance Officers Associations' (GFOA) proposal that regulators should continue to require futures brokers to make certain risk disclosure to investors before opening commodities futures accounts for them. CFTC's proposed rule that would remove disclosure requirements for futures brokers dealing with institutional and sophisticated customers; GFOA's concerns regarding the proposed rule.
ACCESSION #
176392

 

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