Regulators Again Delay Derivative Swaps Margin Rule

Law360, New York (September 27, 2012, 4:38 PM EDT) -- The Federal Reserve, Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and three other financial regulators on Wednesday announced they would reopen public comment on a proposed rule governing capital and collateral requirements for over-the-counter derivative swaps dealers, further delaying implementation of the rule.

According to the statement, also signed by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Farm Credit Administration and Federal Housing Finance Agency, public comment on the proposed rule — which would establish minimum margin and capital requirements for uncleared swaps and security-based swaps overseen by...
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