343 Information given by auditor or actuary to [a regulator]: persons with close links
343 Information given by auditor or actuary to [a regulator]: persons with close links

(1)     This section applies to a person who—

(a)     is, or has been, an auditor of an authorised person [or recognised investment exchange,] appointed under or as a result of a statutory provision; and

(b)     is, or has been, an auditor of a person (“CL”) who has close links with the authorised person [or recognised investment exchange].

(2)     This section also applies to a person who—

(a)     is, or has been, an actuary acting for an authorised person and appointed under or as a result of a statutory provision; and

(b)     is, or has been, an actuary acting for a person (“CL”) who has close links with the authorised person.

(3)     An auditor or actuary does not contravene any duty to which he is subject merely because he gives to [a regulator]—