Dodd-Frank Act Regulation of Hedge Funds and Derivatives
20 Pages Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last revised: 26 Mar 2011
Date Written: September 10, 2010
This paper will discuss the history of regulation and risks surrounding hedge funds and OTC derivatives and the effects that the Dodd-Frank Act will have on them.
Keywords: financial regulation, dodd frank act, sec, cftc, derivatives, hedge fund, clearing, registration, exchange, financial crisis, swaps, security based swaps, shadow market, netting, systemic risk, notional value, counterparty, credit risk
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