Market Abuse Regulation
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European Union (EU).
Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 2014 on market abuse which came into effect on 3 July 2016.
This repealed the earlier Directive 2003/6/EC.
Why MAR exists
- "MAR is critical to ensuring markets operate with proper disclosure, ensuring a level playing field for all investors and minimising the risk of asymmetric information in the market."
- Julia Hoggett, director of market oversight, Financial Conduct Authority, The Treasurer, August 2018, p28.
- Asymmetric information
- Confidential information
- Financial Conduct Authority
- Insider dealing
- Market abuse
- Market Abuse Directive
- Persons discharging managerial responsibility