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Panelists Discuss Derivative and Proprietary Trading Rules at NASDAQ OMX Derivatives Project

Stephen Figlewski, Professor of Finance and Director of the NASDAQ OMX Derivatives Research Project, welcomes an audience of nearly 120 to the 2010 NASDAQ OMX Derivatives Research Project and The Volatility Institute's Symposium on "Derivatives and Proprietary Trading in the New Regulatory Regime."

Panelists discussed how new rules around derivatives and proprietary trading will affect firms and financial markets. Nobel Laureate Robert Engle participated in the first panel discussion, "Setting the Stage for Regulatory Reform," and Professor Charles Murphy chaired the second panel, "The Devil is in the Details."