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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.

relevant sovereign debt

    197a debt issuance, issued by or on behalf of:

      1. (a) the government of the United Kingdom;
      1. (b) the Scottish Administration;
      1. (c) the Executive Committee of the Northern Ireland Assembly;
      1. (d) the National Assembly of Wales;
      1. (e) a member state of the EU that has adopted the euro as its currency;
      1. (f) the United States of America;
      1. (g) Japan;
      1. (h) Canada; or
      1. (i) Switzerland.