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 13 Application of post-trade transparency to certain types of transactions executed outside a trading venue (Article 20(1) of Regulation (EU) No 600/2014)

The obligation in Article 20(1) of Regulation (EU) No 600/2014 shall not apply to the following:

  1. (a)

    excluded transactions listed under Article 2(5) of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2017/590 where applicable;

  2. (b)

    transactions executed by a management company as defined in section 237(2) of FSMA, a UK AIFM as defined in the AIFM Regulations, or a third country AIFM as defined in the AIFM Regulations, which transfers the beneficial ownership of financial instruments from one collective investment undertaking to another and where no investment firm is a party to the transaction;

  3. (c)

    give-up transactions and give-in transactions;

  4. (d)

    transfers of financial instruments as collateral in bilateral transactions or in the context of a CCP margin or collateral requirements or as part of the default management process of a CCP.