Banking and Financial Services Sector
Directory of banks across the world; discussion forum for banking issues (e.g. Fraud)
Bank for International Settlements: Central bank and monetary authority websites
Lists Central banks across the world
Broad website including news of latest developments in banks across the world; various resources including extensive links.
Institute of Financial Services: extensive resources & research service.
Topical articles related to banking
British Bankers Association: articles & resources
The European Banking Federation
Financial Conduct Authority
This UK body seeks to protect consumers and promote competition
Prudential Regulation Authority
This UK body sets standards and supervises banks and other financial institutions
The Institute of International Finance
The Institute of International Finance, Inc. (IIF), is the world’s only global association of financial institutions
Basel Committee on Capital Adequacy
The web site of the committee, a subset of the web site of the Bank of International Settlement, with all the official consultation papers
The international financial reporting standards (IFRS) and International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)
The Fédération des Experts Comptables Européens (FEE) is the representative organisation for the accountancy profession in Europe.