Status: Please note you should read all Brexit changes to the FCA Handbook and BTS alongside the main FCA transitional directions. Where these directions apply the 'standstill', firms have the choice between complying with the pre-IP completion day rules, or the post-IP completion day rules. To see a full list of Handbook modules affected, please see Annex B to the main FCA transitional directions.

PROD 4.1 General

1Other requirements under the IDD

PROD 4.1.1R

This chapter does not affect the application of other requirements in the FCA Handbook applying to firms in relation to their insurance distribution activities including but not limited to:

  1. (1)

    disclosure (ICOBS 2.2, ICOBS 6.1, COBS 4 and COBS 14.2);

  2. (2)

    suitability (COBS 9 or COBS 9A);

  3. (3)

    appropriateness (COBS 10A);

  4. (4)

    identification and management of conflicts of interest (SYSC 10.1 for intermediaries or SYSC 3.3 for insurers); and

  5. (5)

    inducements (COBS 2.3A).

[Note: article 25(3) of the IDD]