German regulator to ease market abuse confusion

Author: | Published: 1 Feb 2005

Germany's financial regulator has proposed guidelines explaining how public companies should interpret the increased disclosure and market abuse obligations created by German implementation of the EU's Market Abuse Directive in November 2004.

According to the draft guidelines issued in early January by the Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin), German companies would have to publicly...