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securities or commodities lending or borrowing transaction

    45(in accordance with Article 4(34) of the Banking Consolidation Directive and Article 3(1)(n) of the Capital Adequacy Directive (Definitions)) any transaction in which an undertaking or its counterparty transfers securities or commodities against appropriate collateral subject to a commitment that the borrower will return equivalent securities or commodities at some future date or when requested to do so by the transferor, that transaction being securities or commodities lending for the undertaking transferring the securities or commodities and being securities or commodities borrowing for the undertaking to which they are transferred.