FIA President and CEO Lukken Discusses Global Trends at Shanghai Derivatives Market Forum

At the Shanghai Derivatives Market Forum, Futures Industry Association (“FIA”) President and CEO Walt Lukken delivered the keynote address in which he discussed global trends in derivatives markets. 

In his speech, Mr. Lukken highlighted the opportunities and challenges presented by the transition from over-the-counter trading to exchanges and clearinghouses. He stressed the value in the exchange and clearinghouse model for price discovery and risk management, but urged international regulators to be mindful of the potential problem that could result from concentrating risk in clearinghouses.

See: President Lukken’s Speech.