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Article 2 SFTs cleared by central counterparties

  1. (1)

    An SFT whose details have already been reported pursuant to Article 4(1) of Regulation (EU) 2015/2365 and which is subsequently cleared by a central counterparty, shall be reported, once cleared, as terminated by specifying in Field 98 of Table 2 of the Annex the action type "Termination/Early Termination", and the new SFTs resulting from the clearing shall be reported.

  2. (2)

    An SFT that is concluded on a trading venue and that is cleared by a central counterparty on the same day shall only be reported after that SFT has been cleared.

  3. (3)

    A counterparty shall, for the margin posted or received for a cleared SFT, report the details set out in Table 3 of the Annex to this Regulation and specify the relevant action type laid down in Field 20 of that Table of the Annex.