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|17/09/2012||2012/582||ESMA consults on market maker and primary dealer exemption for short selling||Short Selling, Press Releases||Press Release||PDF
|19/10/2012||2012/680||Links to national websites for the purpose of the notification of net short positions||Short Selling||Reference||PDF
|30/01/2013||2013/159||Q&A on Implementation of the Regulation on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps (2nd update)||Short Selling||Q&A||PDF
|01/02/2013||2013/167||ESMA issues guidelines on market-making and primary dealer exemptions||Short Selling, Press Releases||Press Release||PDF
|12/02/2013||2013/214||ESMA seeks feedback for review of the Short Selling Regulation||Short Selling, Press Releases||Press Release||PDF
|03/06/2013||2013/649||ESMA publishes review on impact of short selling regulation||Short Selling, Press Releases||Press Release||PDF
The European Securities and Markets Authority has published its Technical Advice 2013/evaluating the impact of the Regulation on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps (Regulation) on European financial markets. Press release Final Report 2013/614—ESMA‘s technical advice on the evaluation of the Regulation (EU) 236/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps
|01/02/2016||2016/200||MiFID registers- information about web service||Short Selling, MiFID - Secondary Markets||Reference||PDF
This document sets out the web service for the following registers:
Shares admitted to trading on regulation markets
Multilateral trading facilities
|10/12/2012||ESMA SSR Review mandate||Formal request to ESMA for technical advice on the evalutation of the short selling regulation||Short Selling||Reference||PDF
|24/01/2019||ESMA50-164-770||Links to national websites where net short positions in shares are disclosed||Short Selling||Reference||PDF
|23/08/2018||ESMA50-164-772||Links to the national websites explaining the procedures for notifications of net short positions||Short Selling||Reference||PDF
|29/05/2018||ESMA70-145-408||Question and Answers (Q&A) on the Regulation on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps (SSR)||Short Selling||Q&A||PDF
|16/03/2020||ESMA71-99-1291||ESMA requires net short position holders to report positions of 0.1% and above||COVID-19, Market Integrity, Press Releases, Short Selling||Press Release||PDF
|27/03/2020||Market makers - pdf||Market makers and authorised primary dealers who are using the exemption under the SSR- PDF||Short Selling||Reference||PDF
|27/03/2020||Market makers - XLS||Market makers and authorised primary dealers who are using the exemption under the SSR- XLS||Short Selling||Reference||XLSX
|31/10/2018||Net short thresholds||Net short position notification thresholds for sovereign issuers||Short Selling||Reference||XLSX
According to Article 7(2) of the Short Selling Regulation, ESMA has to publish a list of the thresholds applicable to the sovereign issuers for the purpose of the notification to competent authorities of significant net short position in sovereign debt.
The way these notification thresholds are defined is further specified in the Commission Delegated Regulation No 918/2012 (the “DR”). The DR specifies that initial threshold categories shall be:
The additional incremental levels shall be set at 50% of the initial thresholds. The reporting thresholds shall be monetary amounts fixed by applying the percentage thresholds to the outstanding sovereign debt of the sovereign issuer. They will be revised and updated quarterly to reflect changes in the total amount of outstanding sovereign debt of each sovereign issuer.
In addition, the DR states that the amount of outstanding debt should be calculated using a duration adjusted approach. ESMA has published a Q&A document on how to proceed for the duration adjustment.
The table of thresholds contains the name of the sovereign issuer, the amount of outstanding debt duration adjusted, the initial threshold amount and the relevant percentage, the incremental threshold amount and the relevant percentage.
Please note that the figures of the amount of outstanding debt are duration adjusted (not nominal amounts) and are approximations provided by competent authorities.
|12/09/2015||SSR sanctions||Administrative measures and sanctions applicable in Member States to infringements of the Short Selling Regulation (SSR)||Short Selling||Reference||PDF