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Leucadia rescues FXCM with $300 million cash infusion

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2015

The decision by Switzerland's central bank to remove the cap on its franc against the euro hobbled the currency brokerage FXCM. Leucadia National, which owns Jefferies Group, provided FXCM with a $300 million senior secured term loan, allowing the brokerage to "continue normal operations." Bloomberg (01/16) Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The (01/16) CNBC (01/16)


ESMA chief: Revised timeline likely for swaps compliance

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 20, 2015

Obama promises veto of GOP effort to weaken Dodd-Frank

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

CFTC could exempt swaps clearinghouses from registration

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

ESMA examines legitimacy of liquidity provided by HFT

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

CME sets aside 5.25% of money of bank members in default fund

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

Federal prosecutor in Ill. takes on "spoofers"

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 23, 2015

Re-examine retail forex regulations, CFTC's Bowen says

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 22, 2015

Former Allston Trading head to oversee Goldman's dark pool, algo trading

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2015

CFTC guidance on cross-border rules creates confusion

FIA SmartBrief | Jan 19, 2015


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