WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. derivatives watchdog voted on Friday to allow U.S. banks operating overseas to be governed by foreign rules in some cases, soothing some Wall Street concerns that banks might have to comply with both U.S. and foreign regulations. Full story
WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union agreed with U.S. regulators Thursday on how to jointly supervise foreign derivatives traders operating in their territories, solving a months-long trans-Atlantic rift. Full story
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. derivatives regulator is within reach of a compromise over how its rules apply to foreign companies dealing with U.S. banks, a source close to the negotiations told Reuters. Full story
Bart Chilton, Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner, makes his case for charging targeted transaction fees on futures and swaps.