TITLE

GAO poses OTC questions

AUTHOR(S)
Koning, Rachel
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;05/10/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30637, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on questions asked by the United States General Accounting Office from the Congress about derivatives as legislators considered the reauthorization of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Derivative transactions that should fall under the Commodity Exchange Act; Impact on industry costs of an agreement for federal regulation of derivatives.
ACCESSION #
1849306

 

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