Short Selling

The Short Selling Regulation (Regulation (EU) No 236/2012 on short selling and certain aspects of credit default swaps), introduces a notification regime for persons who hold net short positions in sovereign bonds and also in uncovered sovereign credit default swaps.

Persons can make their notifications of net short positions and positions in uncovered sovereign credit default swaps to us by email on Embedded Image.

When persons are notifying for the first time they must provide to the Ministry of Finance also a signed letter on paper including the address, outlining contact the details of those who will be notifying positions on their behalf.

Regulations

Notification forms

Additional information

Net short position notification thresholds for sovereign issuers

Information about the short selling on the internet site of the European Securities and Markets Authority