The Financial Services Authority has published a factsheet on notifications and disclosures required under the EU Short Selling Regulation (Regulation 236/2012).

The factsheet summarises:

  • The procedure for notifying the FSA of a firm's intention to rely on any market maker or authorised primary dealer exemption under the Regulation.
  • The procedure for making a notification or disclosure required under the Regulation.
  • Thresholds for notifying or disclosing net short positions in shares.