FI is amending the rules for activities on marketplaces due to the changes made to the 2004 Transparency Directive and the subsequent amendments that enter into force on 1 February 2016 in the Securities Market Act (2007:528) and the Financial Instruments Trading Act (1991:980).
The amendments to the marketplace regulations are related to the provisions on financial reporting in the form of interim reports and quarterly reports, disclosures of new issue decisions, notification of changes to articles of association, home member states and major shareholder notifications. FI is also adding a new chapter to the regulations about notification of certain acquisitions. The regulations regarding the notification of certain acquisitions will be introduced through the new regulations (FFFS 2016:1) regarding notification of certain acquisitions.
The amendments enter into force on 1 February 2016. Amendment 2016:2