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.

SUP 15B.3 Applications to endorse a third country benchmark

SUP 15B.3.1G
  1. (1)

    1Article 33 of the benchmarks regulation provides that a supervised entity may apply to the FCA to endorse a benchmark or a family of benchmarks provided in a third country for their use in the UK2.

  2. (2)

    The FCA has made the endorsement application form by direction. The form is available on the FCA’s website.

  3. (3)

    A supervised entity making an endorsement application will also need to pay any applicable fee set out in FEES.