Given the importance of clear communication and understanding in the financial markets, it is indeed timely and relevant to have the second edition of Professor Rechtschaffen's book available now. Alan Rechtschaffen is an expert in the capital markets; his insights are extremely valuable. Professor Rechtschaffen has a unique ability to explain enormously complex legal and financial subjects in a clear and concise way. His book encourages the reader to apply the lessons learned during the financial crisis to market opportunities and regulation today. Alan's reasonable approach is a valuable guide to anyone who might have an interest in capital market trading activities. (Ben S. Bernanke
iCapital Markets, Derivatives and the Law: Evolution After Crisisr is a remarkable and extremely useful instrument in the hands of professionals to understand the legal and business considerations of derivatives transactions. (Jean Claude Trichet, Former President of the European Central Bank, 2003-2011
About the Author
Alan N. Rechtschaffen
is a senior member of the Rechtschaffen Group, a top tier global financial institution. He has over 20 years of experience in the capital markets. He is an adjunct professor of law at New York University, and has held several public offices.