TITLE

Shortsighted?

AUTHOR(S)
DUBBS, THOMAS A.; REED, ADAM
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/29/2009, Vol. 75 Issue 21, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the effects of regulations related to short-selling in the U.S. The new rules proposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) prohibit short-selling in case of falling share prices. It is opined that the SEC abolished the uptick rule as it hardly affected liquidity, but increased the barrier to illegal short-selling. It is stated that the new regulations help in determining the future prices depending on short-selling.
ACCESSION #
42407777

 

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