Exchange Industry

Headline: EU tightens up rules for markets

Link: http://www.bdlive.co.za/world/europe/2014/01/16/eu-tightens-up-rules-for-markets  

BRUSSELS — As European Union (EU) MPs clinched a deal to overhaul the bloc's financial-market rule book on Wednesday, the US Federal Reserve sought ways to curb banks' ownership and trading of some commodities.

The measures seek to remedy deficiencies laid bare in the 2008 financial crisis.

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