Tag Archives: Nanette Aguirre

No Action Relief Regarding Variation Margin Rules

Yesterday, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight (DSIO) announced the issuance of a time-limited no-action letter stating that, from March 1, 2017 to September 1, 2017, DSIO will not recommend an enforcement action against a swap dealer (SD) for failure to comply with the variation margin requirements … Continue Reading

Derivatives Update: What You Should Know As We Enter 2017

This year has been full of surprises in the global markets with Brexit, the Republicans’ win of the executive branch and continuing control of the legislative branch in the U.S. and the impact of the privatization of energy markets in Mexico. In this GT Alert, we are simply going to address two critical proposals and … Continue Reading

Nanette Aguirre Spoke at Fordham Law School

Nanette Aguirre, Greenberg Traurig shareholder, participated as a guest speaker at Fordham Law School on March 29th in the session titled “The New Generation of Derivatives and Regulation.” Aguirre provided a practical overview of the products, explained what really happened to cause the economic crisis of 2008, how the regulators are reacting and how the … Continue Reading

Nanette Aguirre Joins Board of Florida Alternative Investment Association

Nanette Aguirre, a shareholder in the New York City office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has joined the board of Florida Alternative Investment Association (FLAIA). FLAIA is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to establishing Florida as an international leader for alternative investment management. In addition to newly being appointed to the FLAIA board, Aguirre spoke at the … Continue Reading

Shareholder Nanette Aguirre Spoke at the National Association of Black Accountants Finance and Law Program at Baruch College

Nanette Aguirre, a shareholder in the New York office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, participated in a National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Finance and Law program on Dec. 1 at Baruch College. Among the topic areas that were discussed in depth were matters concerning derivatives, the regulatory environment, and the importance of merging … Continue Reading

Senate Banking Committee Approves Changes to Dodd-Frank on Party-Line Vote

On May 21, 2015, the Senate Banking Committee approved by a 12-10 vote a financial regulatory reform package developed by the Committee’s Chairman, Richard Shelby (R-AL) that includes the most significant changes to Dodd-Frank since the law was enacted nearly five years ago. In this Alert, the author discusses the package’s components and what is … Continue Reading