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Economy: Stock Market / President Commission Report #112272

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 09, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Report introduced.

(DC: Sheilah Kast) Recommendations from president commission investigating October stock market collapse reported; details given. [Senator Phil GRAMM - says report will die quietly.] Plan for overall revision of securities market detailed. [Senator William PROXMIRE - discusses controversial plan.] Report's criticism of computerized trading of stock futures and options detailed. [President stock market commission chairperson Nicholas BRADY - says United States market is most honest market] Role of President Reagan, recent volatility of stock market and attention of Congress to market mentioned.

(Studio: Barry Serafin) Response of Hong Kong stock market to yesterday's drop in stock market reported; gold prices announced.

Kast, Sheilah;
Serafin, Barry

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