Posts Tagged ‘Gary Gensler’

  • Bridges to Brooklyn, and Swamp Land in Florida
    Posted by on April 23rd, 2015 at 5:11 am, Comments: 0

    Do you believe the stories about the origin of the Flash Crash?  If you do, I have a bridge in NYC and some slightly damp […]

  • Academic Study on HFT Comes To Interesting Conclusions
    Posted by on July 10th, 2013 at 3:40 pm, Comments: 0

    Some may not like the conclusions from this study, but I tend to agree with them.  Electronic trading has fundamentally changed the way markets work. […]

  • Gary Gensler of the CFTC: Thinks He Should Be King
    Posted by on May 28th, 2013 at 9:46 am, Comments: 0

    Regulators should be like the best referees at a sporting event.  They are there to make sure that things are played by the rules, but […]

  • Interesting and Thoughtful Response On Oversight and Regulation
    Posted by on April 29th, 2013 at 5:21 am, Comments: 0

    Recently, Crain’s Chicago ran a series of stories on the futures industry.  I was quoted in one of the stories suggesting the Federal government has […]

  • Banks, Clearing and Over the Counter Derivatives
    Posted by on December 12th, 2010 at 12:36 pm, Comments: 0

    There is a lot of pressure on banks to end their monopoly over over the counter derivatives.  The New York Times ran a piece today. […]