On November 3rd, TheStreet published an op-ed asking whether regulators overreacted to MF Global's foreign debt exposure, suggesting that a regulatory overreaction actually caused the firm's collapse. Overreaction. Business Week summarized the SEC's and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's oversight of MF Global, noting that the regulators started asking questions as early as March. Questions. See also Reuters. On November 3rd, the New York Times' DealBook summarized MF Global's attempts to rebuff the regulators. Response. Separately, the New York Times reported that in the wake of MF Global's collapse, some are calling for greater coordination among the regulators who oversee broker-dealers. Coordinated Oversight.