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Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA): Contents

Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA)
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Conduct of Business Module (COB) [VER33/07-19]
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COB A5.7.1

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(1) Subject to COB Rule A5.7.3, an Authorised FirmG may only pass, or permit to be passed, a Segregated Client'sG MoneyG to a Third Party AgentG if:
(a) the Client MoneyG is to be used in respect of a TransactionG or series or TransactionsG for that ClientG ;
(b) the Client MoneyG is to be used to meet an obligation of that ClientG ; or
(c) the Third Party AgentG is a BankG or a Regulated Financial InstitutionG which is authorised to accept or take DepositsG .
(2) In respect of (1)(a) and (b), an Authorised FirmG must not hold any excess Client MoneyG with the Third Party AgentG longer than necessary to effect a TransactionG or satisfy the Client'sG obligation.
Derived from DFSA RM56/2008 (Made 1st July 2008). [VER14/07-08]
[Amended] DFSA RM66/2009 (Made 1st August 2009). [VER16/08-09]