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 - 4 of 4 matches filtered by 'PRA'

  • Terms:
    Bank of England (BoE)
    Type:
    Policy Maker
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/Pages/home.aspx
  • Terms:
    Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
    Definition:
    Responsible for consumer protection, market conduct, EU representation & prudential regulation of smaller firms.
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    http://www.fsa.gov.uk/
  • Terms:
    Financial Policy Committee of Bank of England (FPC)
    Definition:
    new committee of the BoE (created June 2011) tasked with macro-prudential oversight of the financial system by identifying and reducing systemic risks. Compare the PRA (q.v.).
    Type:
    Regulator
    Country:
    UK
    URL:
    http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/financialstability/Pages/fpc/default.aspx
  • Terms:
    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:
    http://www.fsa.gov.uk/about/what/reg_reform/pra