Numerous proposals have been put forward for the reform of financial markets. This page an aggregated list of House and Senate legislation with links to further information.
Please add additional ones as they are written.
- Requires exchange trading of all OTC derivatives
- Requires most non-exchange (OTC) derivatives to be settled through a registered CCP -- *Gives the CFTC some authority to suspend trading in CDS
- Includes prohibition of "naked" CDS derivatives sales
H.R. 3068 TARP for Main Street Act of 2009
- To use amounts made available under the Troubled Assets Relief Program of the Secretary of the Treasury for relief for homeowners and neighborhoods.