[87K Power to suspend[, restrict] or prohibit offer to the public]
[87K Power to suspend[, restrict] or prohibit offer to the public]

[(1)     This section applies where a person (“the offeror”) has made an offer of transferable securities to the public . . . (“the offer”).

(2)     If the [FCA] has reasonable grounds for suspecting that an applicable provision has been infringed, it may—

(a)     require the offeror to suspend the offer for a period not exceeding 10 working days;

(b)     require a person not to advertise the offer, or to take such steps as [the FCA] may specify to suspend any existing advertisement of the offer, for a period not exceeding 10 working days.

(3)     If the [FCA] has reasonable grounds for suspecting that it is likely that an applicable provision will be infringed, it may require the offeror to withdraw the offer.

(4)     If the [FCA] finds that an applicable provision has been infringed, it may require the offeror to withdraw the offer.

(5)     “An applicable provision” means—

(a)     a provision of this Part,

(b)     a provision contained in prospectus rules,

. . .
72 . . .
73 . . .
[. . .]
[. . .]
[. . .]
[. . .]
[. . .]
. . .
95 . . .