Tag Archives: credit default swaps

Michael Erlanger referenced in September Issue of Rough Notes

In his latest column in the September issue of Rough Notes, “AIG and the Meth Labs of Finance: How the GLBA came to replace Glass-Steagall and led us astray”, Kevin P. Hennosy references a letter to the editor written by … Continue reading

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Credit Default Insurance Model Legislation passed

As we previously posted in January 2009, under  Transparency in Financial Markets and Delivering Transparency to NCOIL, Marketcore testified before the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) concerning CDS and the credit and liquidity crisis. That testimony, and the subsequent … Continue reading

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Delivering Transparency to NCOIL

The day after we testified before National Conference of Insurance Legislators on the subject of Credit Default Swaps, we sent the following letter to the committee: January 25, 2009 To the Members of the NCOIL Financial Services & Investment Products … Continue reading

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Transparency in Financial Markets

The National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) describes itself as “the voice of state legislators on Capitol Hill” and “the only organization of its kind dedicated exclusively to promoting sound insurance public policy,” with the purpose “to help legislators make … Continue reading

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