Smart Financial Regulation: New Rules of the Road

A Smart Financial Regulation Roundtable, hosted by the IFM and the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, was held in Washington DC. To follow up on the event, a report has been prepared that summarizes the various ideas and discussions.  The report incorporates the ideas shared by 15 speakers, as well as a keynote speech on regulation by CFTC Commissioner, Brian Quintenz. The narrative throughout the roundtable was threaded on how we can move forward with financial regulation in the coming months and years.

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Our interactive online report, New Rules Of The Road, includes a synopsis of the three panel discussion along linked sources where readers can find more related information. provides a synopsis of the three panel discussion along linked sources where readers can find more related information.

The report has been augmented with videos covering costs, benefits and smarter regulation; the future of technology and regulation; and keys to good regulation.

 

 
Video: Costs, Benefits & Smarter Regulation
  • Gary DeWaal, Special Counsel, Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP and Vice Chairman, IFM

 

Video: Future of Technology and Regulation
  • Brian Knight, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University

 

Video: How to Regulate
  • Thomas A. Lambert, Wall Chair in Corporate Law and Governance and Professor of Law, University of Missouri

 

Download report in print format.