The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published the responses received to its consultation on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps. ESMA received 35 responses across all sectors including from exchanges and trade
associations together with a number of regulated firms. ESMA will now publish its advice to the European Commission by 31 May. The Commission is due to present a Report to the Parliament and the Council by 30 June.
The website has also been updated to clarify the rights of public access to certain types of information:
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