233 Data protection
233 Data protection

In section 31 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (regulatory activity), after subsection (4), insert—

“(4A)     Personal data processed for the purpose of discharging any function which is conferred by or under Part XVI of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 on the body established by the Financial Services Authority for the purposes of that Part are exempt from the subject information provisions in any case to the extent to which the application of those provisions to the data would be likely to prejudice the proper discharge of the function.”