Obama, economic board meeting Friday on derivatives

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE, April 15 (BestGrowthStock) – President Barack
Obama will meet with his outside economic board on Friday on
financial regulatory reform, including regulation of
derivatives, a White House spokesman said on Thursday.

Obama and his economic advisers will discuss steps needed
to strengthen oversight of derivatives and and discuss the
urgent need for strong financial reform, and Obama will warn
that the financial future rests on steps taken now on
derivatives, spokesman Bill Burton told reporters as Obama
traveled to Florida.

(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle, editing by Matt
Spetalnick)

Obama, economic board meeting Friday on derivatives