Regulated activities—exclusions and exemptions

Regulated activities—exclusions and exemptions guidance:

This Practice Note discusses the main Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) provisions applying to appointed representatives (ARs) that carry out regulated activities on...

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What is a Designated Professional Body? A Designated Professional Body (DPB), is a body that regulates and supervises members of the professions (ie...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the exemptions and exclusions that apply in relation to the general prohibition contained in section 19 of the Financial...

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In addition to exclusions which are specific to particular types of regulated activity, there are exclusions available for several kinds of activity which are set out...

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STOP PRESS: Relating to insurance distribution: On 1 May 2018, the government published the Insurance Distribution (Regulated Activities and Miscellaneous Amendments)...

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This Practice Note sets out a number of exclusions which can apply in relation to specific regulated activities that relate to investments. It briefly explains the...

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The general prohibition Under section 19 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (FSMA 2000), a person cannot carry out regulated activities in the UK unless that...

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In this Practice Note, references to exemptions relate to persons who are exempt from the need to apply for authorisation from the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA)...

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This Practice Note seeks to explain the key exemptions that apply in relation to the FCA consumer credit regime. It does not deal with green deal plans or regulated...

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BREXIT: The UK is leaving the EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). This has an impact on this Practice Note. For further guidance, see...

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