Swiss Bank Lobby Backs Trading Limits

January 2010
American Banker;1/29/2010, Vol. 175 Issue F304, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports that Urs Roth, chief executive officer of the Swiss Bankers Association, favors restrictions on proprietary trading by banks. Roth believes trading is important to banks, but also thinks limitations need to be imposed. Separately, U.S. President Barack Obama has proposed rules that would limit securities trading at U.S. banks.


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