Tag: Regulators

Shareholder protection: Securities regulators get help

Securities regulators are in a better position to guarantee investor protection, following the release of a report on regulation of retail structured products. The report, published on December 20 by the International Organisation of Securities Commissions, provides a toolkit outlining regulatory options, which securities regulators may find useful to regulate […]

EU regulators open lengthy probe into Telefonica, KPN deal

EU antitrust regulators opened on Friday an in-depth probe into Telefonica’s (TEF.MC) (O2Dn.DE) proposed 8.6 billion euro ($11.9 billion) takeover of KPN’s (KPN.AS) German unit, saying the deal may reduce competition in the German mobile market. Spanish telecoms provider Telefonica’s takeover of KPN’s E-Plus will put it on par with […]

IOSCO Unveils Four Recommendations to Promote Market Integrity, Efficiency

  By Yakubu LAAH InvestAdvocate Lagos (INVESTADVOCATE) – The International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Friday unveiled four (4) recommendations to promote market integrity and efficiency. This is coming on the heels of regulatory issues raised by changes in Market structure and the recommendations seeking to promote market liquidity and […]