Agency database

This is a searchable index of regulators, trade associations, and other industry bodies across different countries and sectors.

More information about the agencies listed below can be found in the Jargon Buster.

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  • Terms:
    Insurance Commission
    Other names:
    Commissariat aux Assurances
    Definition:
    Official body in Luxembourg charged with the supervision of the insurance sector.
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    Luxembourg
    URL:
    http://www.commassu.lu/
  • Terms:
    Insurance Institute of Portugal
    Other names:
    Instituto de Seguros de Portugal (ISP)
    Definition:
    National authority responsible for regulation and supervision, either prudential or conduct, for insurance, reinsurance, pension funds and their management companies.
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    Portugal
    URL:
    http://www.isp.pt/en
  • Terms:
    Italian Securities and Exchange commission
    Other names:
    CONSOB
    Definition:
    Responsible for regulating the Italian securities market.
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    Italy
    URL:
    http://www.consob.it/
  • Terms:
    Joint Committee on Financial Conglomerates (JCFC)
    Definition:
    A joint forum allowing for regular co-operation between the ESAs (q.v.)
    Type:
    Policy Maker
    Country:
    EU
    URL:
    http://www.eba.europa.eu/Joint-Committee.aspx
  • Terms:
    Lending Standards Board (LSB)
    Definition:
    Sets standards for financial institutions to follow when lending to consumers and SMEs, although it does not hear individual complaints (c.f. FOS (q.v.))
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    http://www.lendingstandardsboard.org.uk/
  • Terms:
    Lietuvos Bankas
    Other names:
    Bank of Lithuania
    Country:
    Lithuania
    URL:
    https://www.lb.lt/en_index.htm
  • Terms:
    Loan Market Association (LMA)
    Type:
    Trade Association
    Country:
    EU
    URL:
    http://www.lma.eu.com
  • Terms:
    Malta Financial Services Authority
    Country:
    Malta
    URL:
    http://www.mfsa.com.mt/
  • Terms:
    Ministry of Economy
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    Belgium
    URL:
    http://economie.fgov.be/en/
  • Terms:
    National Bank of Belgium
    Other names:
    NBB
    Definition:
    Belgium's central bank since 1850 performing tasks in the public interest at national and international level.
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    Belgium
    URL:
    http://www.nbb.be/pub/home.htm?l=en