Short selling

Short selling guidance:

Short selling, or 'going short', is a technique whereby traders sell shares or debt instruments ('securities') which they do not own at the time of entering into the...

Practice Note

Short selling: the two key types Regulation (EU) 236/2012 on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps came into force in the UK on 1 November 2012 and...

Practice Note

What is a credit default swap? A CDS is a form of credit derivative agreement, under which the buyer will make regular premium payments to the seller, called the spread....

Practice Note

This is part one of three linked Practice Notes; it is advisable to read all three Practice Notes to get a rounded picture of the short selling regime. Background...

Practice Note
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