To provide for the regulation of financial markets; to license and regulate exchanges, central securities depositories, clearing houses and trade repositories; to regulate and control securities trading, clearing and settlement, and the custody and administration of securities; to prohibit insider trading, and other market abuses; to provide for the approval of nominees; to provide for codes of conduct; to replace the Securities Services Act, 2004, as amended by the Financial Services Laws General Amendment Act, 2008, so as to align this Act with international standards; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
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The Financial Markets Act, 2012 (Act No. 19 of 2012) has been amended by Financial Services Board, Prescribed Fees, Board Notice 137 of 2015, Government Gazette 38998, dated 17 July 2015.
The Financial Markets Act, 2012 (Act No. 19 of 2012) has been amended by Financial Services Laws General Amendment Act, 2013. Government Gazette 37351 dated 18 February 2014.
The Financial Markets Act, 2012 (Act No. 19 of 2012) was added to the website by Government Gazette 36121, dated 1 February 2013.