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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.


      1. (1) (except in ICOBS and, in relation to a life policy, in COBS 6.1ZA) any payment or remuneration offered or made by a client to a firm in connection with designated investment business or with any other business of the firm, including (where applicable) any mark-up or mark-down;118
      1. (2) (in ICOBS and, in relation to a life policy, in COBS 6.1ZA)) remuneration payable directly by a customer in relation to insurance distribution activities carried on for the customer that is not:118
        1. (a) a commission of any kind, that is the remuneration included in the insurance premium; or118
        1. (b) any other type of remuneration (i.e. that is not directly payable by the customer), including an economic benefit of any kind or any other financial or non-financial advantage or incentive offered or given in connection with the insurance contract.118

    [Note: article 19(1)(e)(i),(ii) and (iii) of the IDD] 118