Margin Requirements for Transactions in Financial Instruments: Hearings Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, Second Session, on S. 2704 ... May 29 and 30, 1980
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1980 - Commodity exchanges - 850 pages
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