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Poland – FSA Substantial Shareholding / Short Selling Forms

On 1 March 2024, substantial shareholding and short selling forms must be submitted to the Poland FSA in electronic format. Background: August 2023, the FSA alerted the move to electronic forms for substantial shareholding and short selling Links to electronic forms for substantial shareholding and short selling Link to Substantial Shareholding User Manual
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S Korea – FSS May Give Guidance on Short Selling Policies in March

On 27 February 2024, the head of South Korea's FSS says it may give a clearer picture on follow-up policies regarding the short selling ban sometime in March. FSS implemented at total ban on short selling in November 2023 through June 2024. Recently, Korean prosecutors investigating illegal short selling allegations against foreign investment banks raided…
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Norway – FSA Reports on 2023 Supervision, Highlights Illegal Short Selling

On 20 February 2024, NORFSA issued report regarding its supervision in 2023, highlighting illegal short selling. Securities Market NORFSA issued report on its supervision of market behavior in the securities market. For the first time, imposed fines for market manipulation and uncovered short selling. In 2023, three judgments were handed down and one recommendation was…
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U.S. – SEC Settles Short Selling Charges

On 21 February 2024, SEC settled short selling charges against Contrarian Capital. SEC charged Contrarian Capital Management, LLC for violations of the SEC's short selling rule, Rule 105 of Regulation M (17 CFR 242.105) per Securities exchange act. Rule 105 of Regulation M prohibits short selling an equity security during a restricted period, and then…
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S Korea – FSS Targets Illegal Short Selling Among Its Key Tasks for 2024

On 5 February 2024, SK FSS issued 4 strategies and 12 key tasks for 2024. SK FSS issued 4 strategies, 12 key tasks for 2024, to achieve firm financial stability (control illegal short selling), supportive finance for the public, strong financial trust, and dynamic future growth. Key Tasks For firm financial stability, strengthen risk management…
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