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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.

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        1. (1) (180for the purposes of BIPRU) a corporation, trust or other entity, other than a credit institution, organised for carrying on a securitisation or securitisations (within the meaning of paragraph (2) of the definition of securitisation), the activities of which are limited to those appropriate to accomplishing that objective, the structure of which is intended to isolate the obligations of the SSPE from those of the originator, and the holders of the beneficial interests in which have the right to pledge or exchange those interests without restriction.132
        [Note: article 4(44) of the Banking Consolidation Directive (Definitions)]180
        1. (2) (in MIPRU) a corporation, trust or other entity that has the following characteristics:132
          1. (a) it is organised for carrying on a securitisation or securitisations (within the meaning of paragraph (2) of the definition of securitisation);
          1. (b) its activities are limited to those appropriate to accomplishing such securitisation or securitisations; and
          1. (c) its structure is intended to isolate its obligations from those of the originator.