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U.K. – FCA Net Short Position Reporting

On 19 April 2021, UK FCA updated lists of exempted shares, short positions disclosed. Further Information See Short Selling (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018; and FCA 2019/54. Further information on the changes introduced by the onshored SSR is available in FCA Primary Market Bulletins (PMB) 21 and 24 published in February and October 2019.  
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Hong Kong – SFC Fines Optimas Capital for Short Selling

On 15 April 2021, HK SFC fined Optimas Capital due to short selling reporting failures. HK SFC has reprimanded Optimas Capital and fined it HKD1.05mn over failures. It did not ensure short position reports (SPRs) for a collective investment scheme (CIS) under its management were accurate and compliant with the requirements. Investigation An SFC investigation…
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Finland – FSA Net Short Position Reporting

On 3 July 2020 FINFSA issued details on reporting of net short positions. FINFSA issued information regarding online services for reporting of short positions. Follows, EU ESMA June 2020 renewed decision requiring holders of net short positions, traded on EU market, to notify NCA if position reaches or exceeds 0.1%. Requirements Obligation to report short…
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