European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA)

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) is a European Union financial regulatory institution and European Supervisory Authority, located in Paris.

ESMA approves extension of ban on Greek HCMC short selling

ESMA approves extension of ban on Greek HCMC short selling

One of the biggest stories rocking the financial markets in 2015 was the culmination of the Greek financial crisis, which brought the country on its knees and on the verge of a Grexit from the Eurozone which would have pushed the monetary union into perilous and unchartered waters. And although things may appear to have quiet down after Greece stroke a deal ...

ESMA takes action in view of the Greek crisis

ESMA takes action in view of the Greek crisis

Following the closure of banks and the Greek Stock Exchange as part of the emergency measures imposed in Greece in view of the critical situation in the country and the referendum on the international lenders’ proposal scheduled for Sunday, the Hellenic Capital Market Commission (HMCM) has proposed to the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) a ...