In this issue of CFWD we discuss:

  • SEC Releases Congressionally Mandated Report on Fair Value
    Accounting Standards
  • Shelley Parratt Named Acting Director of SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance
  • Non-Parties Enjoined from Filing Bankruptcy Petitions Against
    Entities in Receivership
  • Arbitration Award Based on Contract Provision Not Addressed by Parties Upheld
  • Nasdaq Proposes Limited OATS Exemption for Options Market Makers
  • FINRA Proposes Changes to “Manning” Rule
  • CBOE Proposes Rule Change for Trades for Less Than $1
  • Nasdaq Adopts Policy to Highlight Trade Reports Inconsistent With
    Prevailing Market
  • Citigroup Announces Support for Mortgage Bankruptcy Reform Act
  • International Derivatives Clearinghouse Registers as a Derivatives
    Clearing Organization
  • CFTC Announces Chicago Mercantile Exchange Certification of Credit
    Default Swap Clearing
  • CFTC Proposes to Exempt Options and Security Futures on Gold and
    Silver Products
  • CFTC Seeks Comments on Contract Market and Derivatives Clearing
    Organization Application
  • Banking Agencies Issue Interagency Questions and Answers on
    Community Reinvestment
  • UK Treasury Considers Modernization of Insolvency Protections for
    Financial Markets
  • FSA Proposes to Lift Ban on Short Selling
  • FSA Propose to Amend Integrated Regulatory Reporting Regime
  • FSA Launches Further Insider Dealing Prosecution