In this Chapter—
(a) “securities” means shares, debentures, debenture stock, loan stock, bonds, units of a collective investment scheme within the meaning of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (c 8) and other securities of any description;
(b) references to title to securities include any legal or equitable interest in securities;
(c) references to a transfer of title include a transfer by way of security;
(d) references to transfer without a written instrument include, in relation to bearer securities, transfer without delivery.
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