Dodd-Frank Act

Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo announced today that Matthew A. Daigler has joined the CFTC to serve as a Senior Counsel to the Chairman. Daigler will advise the Chairman on Commission matters, including the Chairman’s Swaps Regulation Version 2.0 agenda.
FIA president and CEO Walt Lukken sent an open letter to President Trump and key congressional and regulatory leaders calling for a comprehensive review of all financial reform regulation. The letter notes that after the financial crisis, the Dodd-Frank Act has generated more than 22,000 pages of regulations and fundamentally changed the regulatory structure of financial markets.
The Dodd-Frank Act is law and rules implementing it are being written, but it could be a lame duck
One of the overriding goals of the Dodd-Frank Act, particularly as it addresses the over-the-counter swaps markets, is to get much of it standardized and under the regulatory authority of the CFTC