Trading venues, settlement, registration of securities and regulated market protection

The regulations in this area cover the regulated market in financial instruments, including a specification of the legal status of market operators and legal status of settlement systems and their operators. The prohibition of market manipulation and abuse of inside information (insider dealing) is also covered.

Further practical information, for example regarding licensing and approval proceedings and the information duty to the CNB, is available on separate pages.

  • Laws and regulations
    (An overview of laws and implementing regulations relating to the given financial sector. Also contains directly binding EU regulations where issued in the given sector).
    • Acts and directly binding EU regulations
    • Decrees
  • Methodological and interpretative documents
    (An overview of current official information, opinions and replies relating to acts and regulations of the given financial sector).
    • Official information
    • Guidelines of European Supervisory Authorities
    • Answers to enquiries
    • Other documents
  • Consultation documents and proposals - available in Czech only
    (Newly prepared documents which the CNB publishes for discussion or to provide information to financial market participants).

The above-mentioned legal rules are for information only. The sole authentic wording of legal rules is the version published in the Collection of Laws or in the CNB Bulletin.