Monthly Archives: August 2021

France – CMP Joint Takeover Approved

On 30 August 2021, FR CMP issued a green light for joint takeover of Miniburo. FR CMP confirmed that on 10 August 2021, it had given the green light for the joint takeover of Miniburo by the French Deposit and Consignment Office (CDC) and Nexity. Summary Miniburo is a company that will offer coworking spaces…
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S Korea – Temporary Short Selling Ban

On 30 August 2021, it was announced by the Korean Exchange that there are three (3) issuers' shares subject to a one-day short selling ban. This ban is effective 31 August 2021 for one trading day.
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Malaysia – Extends Existing Short Selling Ban

On 26 August 2021, MLY SCM further extended the suspension of intraday short selling by proprietary day traders (PDT Short Sale) to 31 December 2021. Follows careful consideration of various initiatives currently undertaken to strengthen control measures for intraday short selling activities to promote market stability.  
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SWI – GVT Foreign Investment Control

On 25 August 2021, SWI GVT issued rules on foreign investment control. SWI GVT Federal Council set parameters for monitoring investments in Switzerland. Aimed to implement motion 18.3021 Rieder Protecting Swiss economy by controlling investments; the project will probably be put for consultation at end of March 2022. The Federal Council has so far spoken…
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