Holding Account - IETA Provision

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Holding Account” means any digital record of a party or person in any relevant Registry as may be specified in the Confirmation to a Transaction, that will be used to record the issue (if applicable), holding, transfer, acquisition, surrender, cancellation, and replacement of Allowances.


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Emissions trading documentation

ISDA: EU AnatomyEU Wikitext EU Nutshell (premium) • UK AnatomyUK Wikitext (to be merged into EU Anatomy)
IETA: IETA Master AgreementIETA WikitextIETA Nutshell (premium)
EFET: EFET Allowances AppendixEFET Allowances WikitextEFET Nutshell (premium)

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Compare with ISDA’s Holding Account, and the Specified Holding Account, out of and into which ones (d)(i)(2) delivery obligations are limited. The IETA Master Agreement does not have the distinction between specified and not specified accounts.



The place from where you deliver Allowances, or receive them. See Clause 5.1 for the mechanics of who must do what.

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