FSB launches peer review of LEIs

The Financial Stability Board has published the Summary Terms of Reference of a thematic peer review of the implementation of the Legal Entity Identifier.

The thematic review seeks feedback from a range of stakeholders on issues such as:

  • awareness and adoption of the LEI in various jurisdictions;
  • types of private sector uses of the LEI;
  • challenges and costs faced in acquiring and maintaining LEIs; and
  • ways to promote further adoption of the LEI, including any specific areas where LEI use could deliver the most benefit.

Comments are sought by 21 September 2018.