COB 3.2.4

(1) An Authorised Firm must ensure that any marketing material communicated to a Person contains the following information:
(a) the name of the Authorised Firm communicating the marketing material or, on whose behalf the marketing material is being communicated;
(b) the Authorised Firm's regulatory status as required under GEN section 6.4; and
(c) if the marketing material is intended only for Professional Clients or Market Counterparties, a clear statement to that effect and that no other Person should act upon it.
(2) In (1), marketing material includes any invitation or inducement to enter into an agreement:
(a) in relation to a financial product or to engage in a Financial Service with the Authorised Firm; or
(b) in relation to a financial product or financial service offered by a Person other than the Authorised Firm.
(3) An Authorised Firm which communicates marketing material in (2)(b) must:
(a) ensure that the marketing material complies with the applicable Rules and any legislation administered by the DFSA; and
(b) not distribute such marketing material if it becomes aware that the Person offering the financial product or financial service to which the material relates is in breach of the regulatory requirements that apply to that Person in relation to that product or service.
Derived from DFSA RM56/2008 (Made 1st July 2008). [VER14/07-08]
[Amended] DSFA RM185/2016 (Made 7th December 2016). [VER28/02-17]