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 -1 Interpretation

1. Where a term is defined in article 2 of Regulation 600/2014/EU, as amended by the Markets in Financial Instruments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018, that definition shall apply for the purposes of this Regulation.

2. Article 2(1)(62) of Regulation 600/2014/EU shall apply for the purposes of this Regulation.

3. References to UK law corresponding to EU legislation include any primary or secondary legislation or regulators’ requirements which would give effect to that EU legislation if the United Kingdom were a Member State.