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Stock exchange halts trading

For the first time in its history, the Bratislava Stock Exchange yesterday blocked trading in the shares of almost 500 firms for their failure to provide information about their financial results as required by a new Stock Market Law. After five of the blocked firms quickly supplied the details, trading in their issues was resumed.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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