President’s Plan for Comprehensive Financial Regulatory Reform and the Effect on Private Funds, Structured Finance, and Money Market Funds

July 07, 2009
President Obama recently announced his Comprehensive Plan for Regulatory Reform of the U.S. Financial System. Highlights of the Plan include structural changes to the U.S. financial regulatory system, enhanced financial market supervision, consumer protection initiatives, improved crisis management, and development of international regulatory standards and cooperation. This update examines the Plan, which will have a major effect on private pools of capital and structured finance as well as on money market funds.