In this issue of CFWD we discuss:

  • SEC to Allow Debt Buybacks by Agencies and
    Municipalities in Auctions
  • SEC Suspends Trading of 26 Companies to Combat
    “Corporate Hijacking"
  • Confidential Sources Can Establish Scienter
  • Issuer Had Standing to Bring 10b-5 Claim for Injunction
    MSRB Reminds Dealers of Rules in Auction Rate
    Securities Transactions
  • FINRA Publishes FAQs on Rule 3012 Supervisory Reports
  • NASDAQ to Trade Options Beginning March 31
  • CFTC and SEC Sign Collaboration Agreement
  • CFTC Allows U.S. Trading of Eurex Futures Contract
    on a Security Index
  • International Financial Supervisors Release Report
    on Risk Management Practices
  • FSA Publishes Views on Rogue Trader Risk
  • UK Government Announces 2008 Budget
  • CESR Publishes a Consumer’s Guide to MiFID