316 Direction by [a regulator]
316 Direction by [a regulator]

(1)     The general prohibition or (if the general prohibition is not applied under this section) a core provision applies to the carrying on of an insurance market activity by—

(a)     a member of the Society, or

(b)     the members of the Society taken together,

only if [a regulator] so directs.

[(1A)     A direction under subsection (1)—

(a)     may be given by the FCA only if it considers that giving the direction is necessary or expedient for the purpose of advancing one or more of its operational objectives, and

(b)     may be given by the PRA only if it considers that giving the direction is necessary or expedient for the purpose of advancing its general objective or (if section 2C applies) the insurance objective.