S. Korea Regulator Undecided on Lifting of Stock Short-Sale Ban

Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea’s Financial Services Commission hasn’t decided whether to allow short-selling of equities, the regulator said in an e-mailed statement today. Yonhap Infomax reported earlier the regulator will lift a three-month ban on short-selling as scheduled.

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