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.

SECTION 3 Features of instruments that could hinder recapitalisation

Article 23 Features of instruments that could hinder recapitalisation for the purposes of Article 52(1)(o) of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013

Features that could hinder the recapitalisation of an institution shall include provisions that require the institution to compensate existing holders of capital instruments where a new capital instrument is issued.