The Third Market on the Vienna Stock Exchange is a multilateral trading facility (MTF).
The Ministry of Finance in agreement with the Ministry for Economic Affairs has granted Wiener Börse AG the license to operate and manage Vienna Stock Exchange as a securities and general commodity exchange in accordance with Articles 2 et seq of the Austrian Stock Exchange Act, FLG. I No. 11/1998, as amended.
This license for the management and operation of a securities exchange is effective as a license to operate regulated markets pursuant to Article 96 fig. 19 Austrian Stock Exchange Act as amended by Federal Law Gazette, FLG. I No. 2007/60 as of entry into force. The Unregulated Third Market pursuant to Art. 69 as amended by Federal Act FLG I No. 19/2007 is a multilateral trading system after the entry into force of Federal Act FLG I No. 60/2007; a separate permit from the FMA pursuant to Art. 2 par. 2a Stock Exchange Act is not required. Wiener Börse AG, as the exchange operating company, has defined the “Rules for the Operation of the Third Market” as the continuation of the former Unregulated Third Market pursuant to Art. 69 Stock Exchange Act as amended by Federal Law Gazette I No. 19/2007, with these Rules being applicable to issuers of these financial instruments provided that the legal status of the issuers of these financial instruments does not change in accordance with Art. 69 paragraphs 1, 2, 4, 5 and 7 as amended by Federal Law Gazette I No. 19/2007.
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