Before engaging in borrowing or lending transactions in Specified Products, a Trading Member must enter into a written agreement with the borrower or lender in accordance with Regulation 45(4) or, if the Trading Member borrows Specified Products from an Accredited Investor, Expert Investor or Institutional Investor, in accordance with Regulation 45(6), of the Securities and Futures (Licensing & Conduct of Business) Regulations. Such agreement shall also provide for the matters set out in Rule 17.3.1A.

Amended on 27 January 201227 January 2012 and 8 October 20188 October 2018.