• The Volcker Rule Looms Large Over Asset Management and Fund Investment Activities of Financial Institutions
  • June 17, 2010 | Authors: Stephen M. Besen; Nathan J. Green; Bradley Kent Sabel; Paul S. Schreiber
  • Law Firm: Shearman & Sterling LLP - New York Office
  • The “Volcker Rule” - first introduced in the context of current financial reform legislation by the President in January - looms large in the financial regulatory reform package approved by the Senate on May 20, 2010 (the “Senate Bill”). As highlighted in this publication, fundamental questions remain regarding how the Volcker Rule would function in practice.