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The Autorité des Marchés Financiers reminds of the provisions applicable to bearish speculation


Published on September 4, 2018

Considering the increase in the amount of information disseminated on the Internet and the social networks regarding issuers subject to bearish speculation, notably through a substantial number of short sales, the AMF recalls the provisions that apply in such situation...

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The Autorité des marchés financiers and the Mauritius Financial Services Commission signed a Fintech cooperation agreement


With a view to promoting innovation in financial services on both markets, Robert Ophèle, Chairman of the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), and Harvesh Seegolam, Chief Executive of the Mauritius Financial Services Commission (FSC), signed an agreement on...

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CFDs and binary options: the AMF reminds investors that the purpose of the restriction measures agreed on by ESMA is to protect them


The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has decided to prohibit the sale of binary options to retail investors in Europe and to restrict access to CFDs due to their complexity and the risk of loss. The AMF reiterates that the purpose of these measures is to achieve the legitimate objective of investor protection...

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