Dodd-Frank Act Regulation of Hedge Funds and Derivatives

20 Pages Posted: 22 Sep 2010 Last revised: 26 Mar 2011

Lisa Brice

The Brice Law Firm

Date Written: September 10, 2010

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

Brice, Lisa, Dodd-Frank Act Regulation of Hedge Funds and Derivatives (September 10, 2010). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1679187 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1679187

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