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Monday, 22 September 2014

Bears dodge a regulatory bullet

Shorts-sighted

Public griping aside, short sellers believe new SEC rules will do little to crimp their strategies. Curbs on shorting when a stock falls 10 pct in a day won t be hard to sidestep, meaning overvalued companies can t hide. That s not just good for bears, it s good for markets.



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