99. Suspension of investigations

(1) If the Regulator considers it desirable or expedient because of the exercise or possible exercise of a power relating to Market Abuse, it may direct a Recognised Body —
(a) to terminate, suspend or limit the scope of any inquiry which the Recognised Body is conducting under its rules; or
(b) not to conduct an inquiry which the Recognised Body proposes to conduct under its rules.
(2) A Direction under this section —
(a) must be given to the Recognised Body concerned by notice in writing; and
(b) is enforceable, on the application of the Regulator, by injunction.
(3) The Regulator's powers relating to Market Abuse are its powers —
(a) under Part 19; or
(b) to appoint a person to conduct an investigation under section 205.