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Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA): Contents

Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA)
Rulebook Modules
Prudential — Investment, Insurance Intermediation and Banking Module (PIB) [VER33/02-19]
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Consultation Papers
Policy Statements
DFSA Codes of Practice
Amendments to Legislation
Media Releases
Financial Markets Tribunal

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Dec 9 2012 onwards

PIB A5.7.6

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An Authorised FirmG may use the standard FundG look-through method, only if the positions are in FundsG which meet the following eligibility criteria:

(a) the Fund'sG prospectus or equivalent document must include:
(i) the categories of assets the FundG is authorised to invest in;
(ii) if investment limits apply, the relative limits and the methodologies to calculate them;
(iii) if leverage is allowed, the maximum level of leverage; and
(iv) if investment in OTC financial derivatives or repo-style transactions are allowed, a policy to limit Counterparty RiskG arising from these transactions;
(b) the FundG must publish half-yearly accounts and annual reports to enable an assessment to be made of the assets and liabilities, income and operations over the reporting period;
(c) the UnitsG of the FundG are redeemable in cash, out of the Fund'sG assets, on a daily basis at the request of the UnitholderG ;
(d) investments in the FundG must be segregated from the assets of the Fund ManagerG ; and
(e) there must be adequate risk assessment, by the investing firm, of the FundG .
Derived from RM111/2012 (Made 15th October 2012). [VER20/12-12]