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M&A in Greece
  • Karatzas & Partners Law Firm
  • Global, Greece
  • December 14 2018

A structured guide to merger and acquisition law and practice in Greece


Due diligence, information and disclosure in M&A transactions in Greece
  • Karatzas & Partners Law Firm
  • Global, Greece
  • December 14 2018

A structured guide to due diligence, information and disclosure in M&A transactions in Greece...


Spanish short sales ban ends, Greek ban continues
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Spain, European Union, Greece
  • February 1 2013

On January 31, the Spanish securities regulator, the Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV), announced that the prohibition on short


Hellenic Capital Market Commission new emergency prohibition under the EU Short Selling Regulation
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Greece
  • January 31 2013

On 28 January the competent authority for supervising securities in Greece, the Hellenic Capital Market Commission (HCMC), made use of its powers of


Greece restructures
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Greece
  • April 12 2012

Terms restructuring Greece’s 206 billion euros of sovereign debt, which faced likely and imminent default, were formally approved by the necessary 23 majority of bondholders on March 9.


European short selling bans lifted
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA, Spain, United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Greece, Italy
  • March 5 2012

Amid growing evidence that short selling bans function, at best, as very temporary circuit breakers with no long term effect on volatility, several European regulators have lifted their bans on short selling as of February 2012.


Enforcement of sovereign debt - a familiar but very different story
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Argentina, United Kingdom, European Union, Greece, Hong Kong
  • October 10 2011

If, as some fear, the current European sovereign debt crisis does come to a tragic conclusion then one of the many issues the resulting chaos may potentially throw-up is the ability of investors to enforce or attempt to enforce debt securities which have been issued by a defaulting sovereign state.


European nations issue temporary bans on short selling
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Spain, Belgium, European Union, France, Greece, Italy
  • September 16 2011

Several European regulatory authorities have imposed temporary bans on short selling in their respective countries.


France, Spain, Italy, Belgium and Greece extend short-sale bans on financial companies
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • Spain, Belgium, France, Greece, Italy
  • August 25 2011

The short-selling bans on certain financial companies imposed on Aug. 12, 2011 by the securities authorities in France, Spain, Italy, Belgium and Greece1 have been extended.


France, Spain, Italy, Belgium and other jurisdictions impose short sale restrictions on financial companies
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • Spain, United Kingdom, Belgium, European Union, France, Greece, Italy
  • August 12 2011

The European Securities and Markets Authority, an organization established by the European Union as its securities regulatory authority, said in a public statement yesterday that some authorities in the EU have decided to impose or extend existing short-selling bans or restrictions in their respective countries due to recent volatility in the European financial markets.