House OKs Swaps Bill; Senate Action Possible
- Deregulation of Derivatives Would Be a Bad Mistake. Dodd, Randall // American Banker;8/11/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 154, p12
Comments on the negative impact of legislative bills aimed at deregulating the derivative securities market in the United States. Explanation of the provisions of the proposed bills; Predictions of how the bills will affect the derivatives market.
- House Panel Passes Derivatives Bills. Wack, Kevin // American Banker;12/1/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 185, p2
Brief information is given about legislative bills that were sponsored by Republicans and passed by the U.S. House Financial Services Committee that will change the regulation of derivative securities in light of the Dodd-Frank Act.
- Vote Set on Derivatives Bills. Wack, Kevin // American Banker;11/30/2011, Vol. 176 Issue 184, p3
The article gives brief information about three U.S. Republican-sponsored legislative bills that will amend the Dodd-Frank Act's derivatives provisions.
- Treasury Takes Hard Line With OTC Derivatives Bill. Flitter, Emily // American Banker;8/24/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 160, p1
The article discusses a legislative bill that has been released by the U.S. Treasury Department in relation to over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives. Specific topics discussed in the article, include difficulties that bankers are expected to have in combating the bill, the changes that the bill...
- Derivative Markets in China: Guest Editors' Introduction. Hsu, Berry F. C.; Pu, Lifen; Zhu, Sanzhu // Chinese Law & Government;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p3
The article focuses on the establishment and framework of the regulations for financial derivatives and its markets in China. It states that regulatory of derivatives covers national legislation, rules, and directives formed by China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC), China Securities...
- Derivative Regulation Measure Offered. Flitter, Emily // American Banker;1/29/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 19, p16
The article reports that draft legislation involving the regulation of derivative trading was released in January 2009 by House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson. The legislation would place limits on foreign participation in U.S.-based electronic derivative trading. Also discussed...
- Momentum for derivatives reform builds in Congress. // Hill;9/10/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 100, p17
The article reports on the 115-page derivatives reform bill proposal of President Barack Obama's administration given to lawmakers to reshape 600 trillion dollars market for private negotiated derivatives that purveyors and end-users most dislike in the U.S.
- In Surprise, Frank Seeks Tougher Derivatives Bill. Flitter, Emily // American Banker;10/15/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 189, p1
The article discusses actions by U.S. House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank to toughen a bill on the regulation of derivatives through an amendment that would have financial institutions trade their derivatives contracts over exchanges. The article reports that if the...
- Mixed Reactions on OK of OTC Swap Bills. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;4/22/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33304, p1
The article reports on the mixed reactions brought by the passage of the bill by the Senate Agriculture Committee that regulates over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives and imposes a fiduciary duty on swap dealers in the U.S. Swap dealer representatives stress that the bill will kill the municipal...