Posts Tagged ‘short selling’

Reaffirmation of Short Selling Ban in Ireland

November 10, 2009Janice No Comments »

The Irish regulator has reminded stock brokers in Ireland and the UK that the shorting ban on Irish bank stocks hasn’t been lifted.

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Shorting These Stocks is Now Verboten

May 25, 2009guidfarr No Comments »

For all who wonder which shares are being geared for the next invisible hand lift off, I present an email distributed earlier today by CMC Markets

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Short-Sellers betting on more Retail Gloom

January 31, 2009guidfarr No Comments »

Short selling positions on retail shares have almost doubled between November and January, as investors bet on further gloom for the sector…

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Short selling ban ‘will not work’

September 22, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

The ban on shortly selling will only provide a temporary solution to the current problems to the markets, according to UK-based financial spreadbetting firm ODL Markets.

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Fresh short-selling of financial stocks outlawed

September 22, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

A number of financial authorities have imposed emergency measures outlawing fresh short-selling of financial stocks and any increase in existing short positions across all types of financial products…

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UK trader transparency ‘to be boosted’

July 6, 2008guidfarr No Comments »

Investors who take out a stake of larger than three per cent in a company using Contracts For Difference (CFDs) are to be forced to disclose their actions in the UK.

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