780. Stopping disposal of assets of institutions administered in other EEA states.

780.     Stopping disposal of assets of institutions administered in other EEA states.

The following provisions have effect until 31 December 2020. These provisions1 apply if the Pensions Regulator2 receives a request from the competent authority3 of an EEA state for assistance in prohibiting the free disposal of UK-held assets4 of a European pensions institution that has its main administration in that EEA state5. The court may on an application made by the Regulator with respect to UK-held assets of the institution grant an injunction restraining a defendant from disposing of, or otherwise dealing with, assets to which