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SUP 15B.4 Applications for recognition of third country administrators

SUP 15B.4.1G
  1. (1)

    1Article 32 of the benchmarks regulation provides that a benchmark administrator located in a third country may apply to the FCA2 for prior recognition.

  2. (2)

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

  3. (3)

    A person applying for recognition will also need to pay any applicable fee set out in FEES.