The Swiss Commodity Supervisory Authority (“ROHMA“) presented here is a fictional authority deriving from the vision of Public Eye (formerly Berne Declaration) that would see Switzerland taking effective measures to combat the Resource Curse. The problems, which should and must be attended to, are on the other hand real.
We have been inspired by the website of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA because it is an example of sector regulation which shows, that with the right political will, the commodity sector could be regulated just as the finance sector is.
The Swiss Commodity Supervisory Authority “ROHMA” is a campaign instrument from:
A welcome by the board of directors
“Given its importance to commodity trading, the reputational risks for Switzerland are very high. Switzerland should lead the way with regulation, and not again wait until the noose from foreign initiatives tightens.”
A supervisory authority to combat the regulatory lacuna in the commodities sector