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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) (in BIPRU 7.10 (Use of a value at risk model) and in relation to a firm) the firm's governing body and those of the firm's senior managers and other senior management who have responsibilities relating to the measurement and control of the risks which the firm's VaR model is designed to measure or whose responsibilities require them to take into account those risks.
        1. (2) (in SYSC (except SYSC 4.3A)161 and IFPRU and in accordance with article 4(1)(10) of the UK CRR180) those persons who are a natural person and who exercise executive functions in an institution and who are responsible and accountable to the management body for the day-to-day management of the institution.
        1. (3) (in SYSC 4.3A and COBS 2.3B180) those persons who are a natural person, who exercise executive functions in common platform firms and who are responsible and accountable to the management body for the day-to-day management of the firm, including for the implementation of the policies concerning the distribution of services and products to clients by it and its personnel.161

    [Note: article 4.1(37) of MiFID]180