Transatlantic Extraterritoriality and The Regulation of Derivatives: The Need for an Integrated Approach Between Washington and Brussels, the Uncertainties of Brexit and New Directions in the US

This paper examines the common approach reached between Commodities Future Trading Commission (CFTC) and the European Commission (EC) on derivatives regulation. The paper reviews issues resolved and explores the issues that remain which are leading to fragmentation of the $553tn global derivatives market. It was commissioned by the SWIFT Institute of LaHulpe, Belgium and is reproduced here through their kind permission.