national financial regulators

France, Italy, and Spain Extend Short Selling Restrictions

On August 25, the national financial regulators of France, Italy, and Spain extended restrictions on short selling stock introduced on August 11. France’s restrictions have been extended to November 11 while Italy and Spain have extended their restrictions to September 30. The ban enacted by Belgium’s financial regulator on August 11 continues to remain in effect indefinitely. France Release. Italy Release. Spain Release. Belgium Release.