57. False or Misleading conduct and distortion

A person shall not, in the DIFC or elsewhere, engage in any activity or conduct in relation to Investments, which does not fall under Articles 54, 55 or 56, that:

(a) gives a false or misleading impression as to the supply of, or demand for, or as to the price of one or more Investments; or
(b) would distort, or would be likely to distort, the market for one or more Investments; and
(c) is likely to be regarded by market participants as a failure on the part of the person concerned to observe the standard of behaviour reasonably expected of a person in his position in relation to the market.