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Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Regulation of Short Selling in the Offing


“Federal regulators, who have vacillated for years over whether to curb short selling, are expected to approve new restrictions Wednesday on the practice of betting that a company’s shares will decline, according to sources familiar with the plans.” (Washington Post, Wednesday)

More economic interference born of ignorance.

FEE Timely Classic
“The Long and Short of Short Selling” by Warren C. Gibson