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Do you feel that Japan's Fukushima disaster will prevent the country from achieving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's goals for economic reform?
How prepared do freight brokers appear to be regarding the new $75,000 surety bond requirement?
Thursday is the deadline to extend the debt ceiling. Will it happen?
During the next 12 months, corporate profit margins in the U.S. are likely to:
Over the next 12 months, corporate profit margins in the U.S. are likely to...
Are small businesses facing particularly severe challenges because of the government shutdown?
Will a technical default on U.S. government debt do long-term damage to the global economy?
As if the government shutdown weren't enough drama, we also have the debt-ceiling issue ... again. How do you feel about that?
Users of OTC derivatives will see little difference between listed and OTC derivatives once SEF trading and CCP clearing are fully implemented. Do you agree?
Would the move from OTC swaps to futures benefit the market by reducing systemic risk?
It has been suggested the current regulatory framework encourages futures over OTC cleared swaps because of the variance in margin requirements. Do you agree?
Some participants think that the regulatory agencies are exposing themselves to "regulatory arbitrage." Do you agree?
Do you anticipate a shift away from trading OTC derivatives to using more standardized listed derivatives contracts?