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  • From Vol. 1 No.3 (Mar. 17, 2008)

    The President’s Working Group on Financial Markets Issues Policy Statement on Financial Market Developments

    • President’s Working Group on Financial Markets released a set of comprehensive recommendations designed to stabilize the current turmoil in the financial markets, including the following key recommendations:
    • Reform of the mortgage origination process.
    • Improve investors’ contribution to market discipline.
    • Reform the credit rating processes and practices regarding structured credit and other securitized credit products.
    • Strengthen global financial institutions’ risk management practices.
    • Enhance prudential regulatory policies.
    • Enhance the OTC derivatives market infrastructure.
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