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 16 References to trading day and daily trading hours

  1. (1)

    A reference to a trading day in relation to a trading venue shall be a reference to any day during which that trading venue is open for trading.

  2. (2)

    A reference to daily trading hours of a trading venue or an investment firm shall be a reference to the hours which the trading venue or investment firm establishes in advance and makes public as its trading hours.

  3. (3)

    A reference to the opening of the trading day at a given trading venue shall be a reference to the commencement of the daily trading hours of that trading venue.

  4. (4)

    A reference to the end of the trading day at a given trading venue shall be a reference to the end of the daily trading hours of that trading venue.