Version date: 14 March 2018 - onwards
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i. General requirements

1. The loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF is not subject to the prohibition on the granting of loans set out in paragraph 7, Section 1, sub-section i in Part 1 of this Chapter.

2. The loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF shall limit its operations to the business of:

issuing loans;

participating in loans;

investment in debt/credit instruments;

participations in lending;

and to operations relating thereto, including investing in debt and equity securities of entities or groups to which the loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF lends or instruments which are held for treasury, cash management or hedging purposes.

3. The loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF is subject to the rules set out in this section in addition to the general rules for all Qualifying Investor AIFs. The rules in this section also apply where a loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF engages in loan origination as part of a syndication or club deal.

4. The loan originating Qualifying Investor AIF must