From the April 2010 issue of Treasury & Risk magazine

Rock Solid On OTC Derivatives Regs

Among the power players in Washington, corporate treasurers are conspicuously absent. But when the tools they need to manage risk--over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives--were threatened by the wave of regulatory reform, treasurers reacted quickly and effectively. And they have moved the playing field, even though the outcome is still uncertain.

Legislators' proposals to eliminate over-the-counter trading of derivatives and force all derivatives trading onto exchanges are part of the fallout from the credit crisis.


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