Hedge Fund Glossary

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Volcker Rule

the eponymous Dodd-Frank rule proposed by former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, Paul Volcker. The intent of the rule is to heavily restrict Proprietary Trading by banks. Possible limited exceptions include market making activities and hedging activity that mitigates risk.

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