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On a pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) (Text with EEA relevance)
Article 68

Article 68 — Exercise of the power to impose administrative penalties and other measures

  1. Competent authorities shall exercise the powers to impose administrative penalties and other measures referred to in Article 67 in accordance with their national legal frameworks:
    1. directly;
    2. in collaboration with other authorities;
    3. by application to the competent judicial authorities.
  2. Competent authorities, when determining the type and level of an administrative penalty or other measure imposed under Article 67(3), shall take into account all relevant circumstances, including, where appropriate:
    1. the materiality, gravity and the duration of the infringement;
    2. the degree of responsibility of the natural or legal person responsible for the infringement;
    3. the financial strength of the responsible natural or legal person, as indicated in particular by the total turnover of the responsible legal person or the annual income and net assets of the responsible natural person;
    4. the importance of profits gained or losses avoided by the responsible natural or legal person, insofar as they can be determined;
    5. the losses for third parties caused by the infringement, insofar as they can be determined;
    6. the level of cooperation of the responsible natural or legal person with the competent authorities, without prejudice to the need to ensure disgorgement of profits gained or losses avoided by that person;
    7. previous infringements by the responsible natural or legal person.