Rules published by the Financial Conduct Authority (www.practicallaw.com/A36105) and contained in the Listing Rules sourcebook which is part of the FCA Handbook (www.practicallaw.com/5-107-6609). They lay down minimum requirements for the admission of securities to listing, the content, scrutiny and publication of listing particulars (www.practicallaw.com/A36362), and the continuing obligations (www.practicallaw.com/A35595) of issuers after admission.
For further information, see Practice note, Listing, Prospectus, Disclosure and Transparency Rules: overview (www.practicallaw.com/1-203-5634).
The glossary to the FCA Handbook (www.practicallaw.com/5-107-6609) sets out the full definition of this term. When considering this term in the context of financial services, reference should be made to the FCA Handbook glossary definition of Listing Rules.