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.

Article 3 Identification of exposures resulting from transactions

  1. (1)

    An institution shall determine the contribution to the overall exposure to a certain client or group of connected clients that results from a certain transaction in accordance with the methodology set out in Articles 4, 5 and 6.

    The institution shall determine separately for each of the underlying assets its exposure to this underlying asset in accordance with Article 5.

  2. (2)

    An institution shall assess whether a certain transaction constitutes an additional exposure in accordance with Article 7.