05.02.2009 - Increased transparency needed in commodities markets
From Cass-news.com: Congressman Jeff Fortenberry this week called for increased oversight and transparency in commodities markets. During a House Agriculture Committee hearing, Fortenberry heard expert testimony on "credit default swaps," their effects on financial stability, and ideas for appropriate regulation. This hearing examined the role of these exotic financial instruments as used for risk management outside of the normal regulatory system..... Full Article: Source