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MAR 1.10 Statement of policy on penalties

MAR 1.10.1GRP

Section 124 of the Act requires the FSA to publish a statement of its policy with respect to the imposition and amount of penalties in cases of market abuse under section 123 of the Act. This statement must include an indication of the circumstances in which the FSA is to be expected to regard a person as having a reasonable belief that his behaviour did not amount to market abuse or having taken reasonable precautions and exercised due diligence to avoid engaging in market abuse. This statement is contained in ENF 14.