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McDermott Will & Emery | European Union | 14 Feb 2011

Tackling the challenges of commodity markets and raw materials

A recent European Commission communication presents an overview of work that has been done to improve the regulation, integrity and transparency of financial markets.


McDermott Will & Emery | European Union | 23 Sep 2010

EU financial reform

Recent EC proposals are likely to lead to the increased regulation of OTC derivatives markets in the European Union by the end of 2012.


McDermott Will & Emery | United Kingdom | 30 Jun 2010

PVM broker fined and banned by FSA for market abuse

A former oil futures broker, Steven Perkins, has been fined £72,000 by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and banned from working in financial services for a minimum of five years, after being convicted of market abuse.


McDermott Will & Emery | United Kingdom | 10 Jun 2010

FSA fines and bans broker for market abuse

This latest prosecution by the FSA is another reminder of its zero tolerance approach to any form of market abuse.


McDermott Will & Emery | United Kingdom | 4 May 2010

Iron ore derivatives: a growing financial market

As demand for iron ore continues to grow and a new pricing system between mining companies and steelmakers comes into effect, the City of London faces huge competition from Asia to position itself as the leading centre for this market.


McDermott Will & Emery | USA | 30 Apr 2010

Cross-border M&A in the commodities sector: asset purchases

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the commodities trading sector has been buoyant over the past 18 months, affecting the trading operations of both financial institutions and energy companies.

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