Assistance in the interpretation of MAR 1 (and the remainder of the Handbook ) is given in the Readers' Guide to the Handbook and in GEN 2 (Interpreting the Handbook). This includes an explanation of the status of the types of provision used (see in particular chapter six of the Readers' Guide to the Handbook).
For the avoidance of doubt, it should be noted that any reference in this chapter5 to "profit" refers also to potential profits, avoidance of loss or potential avoidance of loss.
5References are made in this chapter to provisions in the Market Abuse Regulation and other EU legislation made pursuant to the Market Abuse Regulation to assist readers. The fact that other provisions of the Market Abuse Regulation and other EU legislation made pursuant to the Market Abuse Regulation have not been referred to does not mean that they would not also assist readers or that they have a different status.