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Article 6 Excluded activities: general exceptions

(1) A ring-fenced body does not carry on an excluded activity by entering into a transaction with another person (including a structured finance vehicle) if the sole or main purpose for which the ring-fenced body entered into the transaction, either by itself or in combination with other transactions, is that oimiting the extent to which -

(a) the ring-fenced body,

(b) any subsidiary undertaking of the ring-fenced body,

(ba) another ring-fenced body within the same group as the ring-fenced body,

(bb) a related undertaking within the same group as the ring-fenced body,

(c) any sponsored structured finance vehicle of the ring-fenced body,

(d) any conduit vehicle of the ring-fenced body, or

(e) any combination of the undertakings referred to in sub-paragraphs (a), (b), (ba), (bb), (c) and (d),

will be adversely affected by any of the factors specified in paragraph (2).

(2) The factors specified in this paragraph are -

(a) changes in interest rates, exchange rates or commodity prices;

(b)