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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.

settlement agreement

        1. 162(1) (in SYSC 18) (Whistleblowing) an agreement between the firm and a worker which sets out the terms and conditions agreed by these parties for the purposes of settling a potential employment tribunal claim, other court proceedings or employment disputes.
        1. 162(2) (in DEPP) an agreement reached between a person who is or may be subject to enforcement action and FCA staff as part of the settlement decision procedure.