Funds Trim Credit Shorts On Short Selling Ban

Hedge funds are reducing short positions in single-name European financial credit default swaps in anticipation of the fallout from a ban on short selling of financial stocks in France, Italy, Spain and Belgium.

  • 12 Aug 2011

Hedge funds are reducing short positions in single-name European financial credit default swaps in anticipation of the fallout from a ban on short selling of financial stocks in France, Italy, Spain and Belgium.

Regulators from the four countries on Thursday banned shorts on equity of financial companies for 15 ...

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