[1G Meaning of “consumer”]
[1G Meaning of “consumer”]

[(1)     In sections 1B to 1E “consumers” means persons . . .—

(a)     [who] use, have used or may use—

(i)     regulated financial services, or

(ii)     services that are provided by persons other than authorised persons but are provided in carrying on regulated activities,

(b)     [who] have relevant rights or interests in relation to any of those services,

(c)     [who] have invested, or may invest, in financial instruments, . . .

(d)     [who] have relevant rights or interests in relation to financial instruments[, . . .

(e)     [who] have rights, interests or obligations that are affected by the level of a regulated benchmark][, or