July 7, 2017
ESMA has published a consultation paper on the ‘Evaluation of Certain Elements of the Short Selling Regulation’. The paper seeks the views of market participants on three main elements:
- The scope and functioning of the exemption for market making activities
- The procedure for imposing a short term ban on short-selling
- The transparency of net short positions, and the related reporting and disclosure requirements
Further details can be found on the ESMA website here.