[Part XVIII Recognised Investment Exchanges, Clearing Houses and CSDs] (ss [285-313)
[Part XVIII Recognised Investment Exchanges, Clearing Houses and CSDs] (ss [285-313)

[285 Exemption for recognised bodies etc]

(1)     In this Act—

(a)     “recognised investment exchange” means an investment exchange in relation to which a recognition order is in force; . . .

[(b)     “recognised clearing house” means—

(i)     a central counterparty in relation to which a recognition order is in force (in this Part referred to as a “recognised central counterparty”), or

(ii)     a clearing house which provides clearing services in the United Kingdom without doing so as a central counterparty, and in relation to which a recognition order is in force;

(c)     “EEA central counterparty” means a person established in an EEA State other than the United Kingdom who has been authorised by the competent authority of that State as a central counterparty pursuant to Article 17 of the EMIR regulation; . . .

(d)     “third country central counterparty” means a person established in a State which is not an EEA State who has been recognised by ESMA as a central counterparty pursuant to Article 25 of the EMIR regulation];

[(d)     “third country central counterparty” means a person established in a country other than the United Kingdom who has been recognised by the Bank of England as a central counterparty pursuant to Article 25 of the EMIR Regulation;]

[(e)     “recognised CSD” means a central securities depository in relation to which a recognition order is in force;

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