The Securities and Exchange Commission today holds its first policymaking session of the year, and under political pressure plans to introduce several proposals to restrict the short-selling of stock that many economists, including …
You may have heard of shorting penny stocks, but in case you don’t know how the background process works, we have you covered. As described in the infographic, short selling is not an incredibly complex process. Rather, the art of …
The Securities and Exchange Commission issued a temporary ban on short sales of 799 financial stocks on Friday, a move against traders who have sought to profit from the financial crisis by betting against bank shares. The temporary …
Chinese regulators, seeking to support the equities market in the face of global financial turmoil, said on Sunday they would soon allow investors to buy stocks on margin and to conduct short- selling of stocks. The reforms, which have …