A Future for Film Futures?: Studios Seize on Wall Street Reform

The team behind a plan to create a film futures exchange faces a
scenario as cliched as a summer blockbuster: They won their first battle
of regulatory approval, but the next big question is whether they can
win the war.

Here’s my latest story on the political environment facing the proposed Trend Exchange, highlighted by Sen. Blanche Lincoln’s (D-Ark.) effort to ban such trading as part of an overall Wall Street reform bill.

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