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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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Article 3 Time frames for the transfer of information for cleared derivative transactions concluded on a trading venue

  1. (1)

    The trading venue, the CCP and the clearing member shall be subject to the requirements set out in paragraphs 2 to 5 of this Article except where all the conditions set out in points (a), (b) and (c) of Article 2(1) are met.

  2. (2)

    For cleared derivative transactions that are concluded on a trading venue electronically, the trading venue shall send the information related to each transaction to the CCP within 10 seconds from the conclusion of the transaction.

  3. (3)

    For cleared derivative transactions that are concluded on a trading venue non-electronically, the trading venue shall send the information related to each transaction to the CCP within 10 minutes from the conclusion of the transaction.

  4. (4)

    A CCP shall accept or not accept for clearing a cleared derivative transaction concluded on a trading venue within 10 seconds from receiving the information from the trading venue and inform the clearing member and the trading venue of any non-acceptance on a real time basis.

  5. (5)

    The clearing member and the trading venue shall inform the counterparty that concluded the cleared derivative transaction on the trading venue of the non-acceptance as soon as the CCP has informed them of a non-acceptance.