Who's in charge here? In what appears to be a complete thumbing of their collective noses at...

|By:, SA News Editor

Who's in charge here? In what appears to be a complete thumbing of their collective noses at regulators, oil companies are saying "no thank you" to rules requiring them to register as dealers if they trade more than $8B in swaps/year. Not one energy major has joined the roughly 70 investment banks who have subjected themselves to tight oversight by registering.