April 04, 2019

GLEIF and Association of National Numbering Agencies (ANNA) piloted the first daily open-source relationship file that links newly issued International Securities Identification Numbers (ISINs) and Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs). The daily ISIN-to-LEI relationship files, which are publicly available on the GLEIF website, currently include new ISINs issued by 11 early mover national numbering agencies (NNAs). Information on the participating NNAs is published on the ANNA website. It is expected that other NNAs will join the program going forward. Altogether, there are 116 NNAs responsible for issuing ISINs.

This cooperation between GLEIF and ANNA was announced in September 2018. It was created to improve the transparency of exposure by linking the issuer and issuance of securities. This enables firms to aggregate data, which clearly shows their securities exposure in relation to an individual issuer and its related entities. The ISIN-to-LEI relationship files are built on an ANNA-established mapping process, which is in the process of being certified by GLEIF.

GLEIF’s Certification of Mapping service is a free-of-charge certification process, which ensures that organizations that map the LEI to their own identifiers use state-of-the-art methodologies and/or processes to do so accurately. Each NNA that opts into the ISIN-to-LEI mapping initiative is permitted to—and should—use the certificate that will be issued to ANNA. In the longer term there are plans to enhance the ISIN-to-LEI mapping initiative to also cover legacy ISINs.

 

Related Links

Keywords: International, Banking, Securities, Insurance, ISIN, LEI, Relationship Files, ANNA, GLEIF

Related Articles
News

ESAs Amend Technical Standards on Mapping of ECAIs Under CRR

ESAs published a second amendment to the implementing technical standards on the mapping of credit assessments of External Credit Assessment Institutions (ECAIs) for credit risk under the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR).

May 20, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

OCC Consults on Information Collection for Home Mortgage Disclosures

OCC is soliciting comment on the revision of the information collection titled “Regulation C—Home Mortgage Disclosure.” OCC also notes that it has sent the collection to OMB for review.

May 20, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

EIOPA Updates Q&A on Regulations in May 2019

EIOPA published additional questions and answers (Q&A) on guidelines, directives, and regulations applicable to insurers in Europe.

May 17, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

FSB Publishes Update on Meeting of RCG for Americas

FSB published a summary of the meeting of its Regional Consultative Group (RCG) in Americas.

May 17, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

IASB Issues Work Plan and Meeting Updates for May 2019

IASB published an updated work plan, along with the update of its meeting in May 2019.

May 17, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

FCA Publishes Its Business Plan for the Coming Year

FCA published its Business Plan, which sets out the main areas of focus and priorities for 2019/20.

May 17, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

CFTC Proposes to Amend Derivatives Clearing Organization Regulations

CFTC proposed amendments to certain regulations applicable to registered derivatives clearing organizations (DCOs) under Part 30 of the CFTC regulations.

May 16, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

APRA Licenses Societe Generale As Foreign Deposit-Taking Institution

APRA granted Societe Generale a license to operate as a foreign authorized deposit-taking institution under the Banking Act of 1959.

May 16, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

EBA Provides Updates on Its Work on Basel III Impact Assessment in EU

EBA is working to finalize the impact assessment on implementation of Basel III standards, in response to the EC call for advice, which was received on May 04, 2018.

May 16, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
News

ISDA Publishes Two Consultations on Benchmark Fallbacks

ISDA published two consultations on benchmark fallbacks, the comment periods for which expire on July 12, 2019.

May 16, 2019 WebPage Regulatory News
RESULTS 1 - 10 OF 3097