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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.

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Status: In this content, we have included all amendments made by EU exit-related instruments up to end September 2020. There will be more amendments to be made later this year, further to the September QCP.

Article 2 Conditions for eligibility of exposures

  1. (1)

    Subject to paragraphs 2 and 3, any type of exposures other than exposures to central governments, central banks and institutions as set out in points (a) and (b) of Article 147(2) of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 shall be eligible for data waiver permissions.

  2. (2)

    Exposures to corporates as set out in point (c) of Article 147(2) of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 shall be eligible for data waiver permissions where they are not structurally characterised by few or no observed defaults.

  3. (3)

    Types of exposures which were not included in the institution's portfolio at the time when an institution started to implement the Internal Ratings Based Approach (IRB Approach) shall not be eligible for a data waiver permission.