Monthly Archives: September 2018

Regulators Send Reminders About Short Selling

Earlier this month, the French regulator, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) issued a reminder to the market about bearish speculation provisions in its short selling regulations. Specific to their call-out was the dissemination of bearish speculation via the internet and social networks. We are reminded on a fairly regular basis how share prices and markets…
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Italy – CONSOB AIF Shareholding Paper

On 24 September 2018, Consob issued paper on hedge fund shareholdings. Harmonization of regulations on collective investment schemes (CIS), with UCITS regulation, AIFM directive, has expanded the area of operation of asset managers. Alternative investment funds are emerging as increasingly relevant shareholders. In light of such market development, the paper explores the interaction of the…
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Sweden – SFI Securities Trade Reporting

On 25 September 2018, SFI issued a reminder to report in time to avoid penalty. SFI experiencing an increasing number of late notifications of insider dealing so reminder letters issued to companies listed on regulated market, MTF platform. Reminder to disclose required information in order to avoid receiving a penalty. Transparency Issuers on regulated market…
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