Version status: Repealed | Document consolidation status: Updated to reflect all known changes
Version date: 26 June 2017 - onwards
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Article 2 Definitions

Repealed from 26 June 2017

For the purposes of this Regulation, the following definitions shall apply:

(1) "terrorist financing" means the provision or collection of funds within the meaning of Article 1(4) of Directive 2005/60/EC;

(2) "money laundering" means any conduct which, when committed intentionally, is regarded as money laundering for the purposes of Article 1(2) or (3) of Directive 2005/60/EC;

(3) "payer" means either a natural or legal person who holds an account and allows a transfer of funds from that account, or, where there is no account, a natural or legal person who places an order for a transfer of funds;

(4) "payee" means a natural or legal person who is the intended final recipient of transferred funds;

(5) "payment service provider" means a natural or legal person whose business includes the provision of transfer of funds services;

(6) "intermediary payment service provider" means a payment service provider, neither of the payer nor of the payee, that participates in the execution of tr