Once an investigation is commenced, the
DFSAmay exercise its powers to gather information to advance its objectives.
DFSA'sinformation-gathering powers may only be exercised by delegates of the Chief Executive. The delegation need not be limited to DFSAemployees. The Chief Executivemay delegate DFSApowers to non-DFSA staff who are able to assist a DFSAinvestigation.
Similarly, where the
DFSAis exercising its powers on behalf of another regulator, it may also delegate powers to a representative of that regulator.16
16 Article 40.