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.

Showing 1 - 6 of 6 matches filtered by 'Governance'

  • Terms:
    Bank of England (BoE)
    Type:
    Policy Maker
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/Pages/home.aspx
  • Terms:
    Department of Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS)
    Definition:
    created mid-2009
    Type:
    Policy Maker
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-for-business-innovation-skills
  • Terms:
    European Banking Federation (EBF)
    Other names:
    FBE in French
    Type:
    Trade Association
    Country:
    EU
    URL:
    http://www.ebf-fbe.eu
  • Terms:
    Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
    Definition:
    Responsible for consumer protection, market conduct, EU representation & prudential regulation of smaller firms.
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    https://www.fca.org.uk/
  • Terms:
    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    Other names:
    organisation de coopération et de développement économiques
    Definition:
    international forum for promoting economic progress and world trade
    Type:
    Policy Maker
    Country:
    International
    URL:
    http://www.oecd.org/
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    Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA)
    Definition:
    To be created Spring 2012 out of the FSA, along with the FCA and FPC (q.v.). Responsible for the micro-prudential regulation of individual firms
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    https://www.bankofengland.co.uk/prudential-regulation