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Gary Gensler, Former Goldman Partner, Leads Derivatives Reform Effort As CFTC Chair

05/11/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Former Goldman Partner Gary Gensler, Graham Bowley writes, is "emerging as one of the nation's archreformers, pushing to impose some of the most stringent new financial regulations in history. And as the head of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the leading contender to oversee the complex derivatives contracts that played a central role in the financial crisis and, in turn, the Great Recession, he is in a position to influence the outcome."

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