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MCOB 2.1 Application

Who?

MCOB 2.1.1RRP

This chapter applies to a firm in a category listed in column (1) of the table in MCOB 2.1.2 R in accordance with column (2) of that table.

MCOB 2.1.2RRP

This table belongs to MCOB 2.1.1 R

(1) Category of firm

(2) Applicable section

mortgage lender

5

whole chapter except 5MCOB 2.6A.1 R to MCOB 2.6A.18 G5 and MCOB 2.8.6 G1

6

5mortgage administrator

mortgage adviser

mortgage arranger

As for a mortgage lender, except that MCOB 2.6A.-1 R does not apply.

1home purchase provider

MCOB 2.1,, MCOB 2.5 to5 MCOB 2.6, MCOB 2.6A.1 R to MCOB 2.6A.4 G, MCOB 2.6A.7 G to MCOB 2.6A.10 G, MCOB 2.7.4 R to MCOB 2.7.6 R, MCOB 2.7A2, 7MCOB 2.8.6 G and MCOB 2.97

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1home purchase administrator

As for a home purchase provider but MCOB 2.6A.1 R to MCOB 2.6A.4 G and MCOB 2.6A.7 G do not apply

1home purchase adviser

home purchase arranger

As for a home purchase provider but MCOB 2.6A does not apply

1reversion provider

whole chapter except MCOB 2.6A.7 G, MCOB 2.7.4 R to MCOB 2.7.6 R and MCOB 2.8.6 G

6

1reversion administrator

reversion arranger

As for a reversion provider but the relevant provisions of MCOB 2.6A apply only when arranging for a home reversion plan to be entered into by a reversion occupier with, or administering a home reversion plan provided by, an unauthorised reversion provider.

1reversion adviser

As for a reversion provider but MCOB 2.6A does not apply

4SRB administrator

MCOB 2.1, MCOB 2.5 to5 MCOB 2.6, MCOB 2.6A.5BR (5), MCOB 2.6A.8 R to MCOB 2.6A.11 G, MCOB 2.6A.17A R, MCOB 2.6A.18 G, MCOB 2.7.1 G to MCOB 2.7.5 R, MCOB 2.7A, MCOB 2.8.1 G to MCOB 2.8.5 G and MCOB 2.97.

65

3SRB adviser

Whole chapter except MCOB 2.6A.5 R, MCOB 2.6A.7 G, MCOB 2.6A.17 R and MCOB 2.8.6 G.4

46

3SRB agreement provider

Whole chapter except MCOB 2.6A.5 R, MCOB 2.6A.7 G, MCOB 2.6A.17 R, MCOB 2.6A.17A R, MCOB 2.6A.18 G and MCOB 2.8.6 G.4

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4SRB arranger

Whole chapter except MCOB 2.6A.5 R, MCOB 2.6A.7 G, MCOB 2.6A.17 R and MCOB 2.8.6 G.4

6

a firm that communicates or approves a financial promotion of qualifying credit or of a home reversion plan1

1

MCOB 2.5, MCOB 2.6, MCOB 2.7 (except, when the financial promotion relates to a home reversion plan, MCOB 2.7.4 R to MCOB 2.7.6 R), MCOB 2.7A2,7 MCOB 2.8 (except MCOB 2.8.6 G)1 and MCOB 2.97

1a firm that communicates or approves a financial promotion of a home purchase plan

MCOB 2.5, MCOB 2.6, MCOB 2.7, MCOB 2.7A2,7 MCOB 2.8.6 G and MCOB 2.97

6

What?

MCOB 2.1.3RRP

This chapter applies in relation to:

  1. (1)

    home finance activities;1

    1
  2. (1A)

    to4 the extent specified in MCOB 2.1.2 R, regulated sale and rent back activity;3

    4
  3. (2)

    those activities in MCOB 12 and MCOB 13 that are carried on after a regulated mortgage contract or home purchase plan1 has come to an end following the sale of a repossessed property, and those activities in MCOB 12 that are carried on after a home reversion plan has ended for any reason1; and

  4. (3)

    the communication or approval of a financial promotion of qualifying credit, of a home purchase plan,4 of a home reversion plan1 or of a regulated sale and rent back agreement.4

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