Established in 2013, FinCoNet is an international organisation of supervisory authorities which have responsibility for financial consumer protection. It is a member based organisation and has been set up as a not-for-profit association under French law.
FinCoNet promotes sound market conduct and strong consumer protection through efficient and effective financial market conduct supervision.
Each member of FinCoNet has responsibility for and an interest in protecting the interests of consumers of financial services. FinCoNet seeks to enhance the protection of consumers and strengthen consumer confidence by promoting robust and effective supervisory standards and practices and by the sharing of best practices among supervisors. It also seeks to promote fair and transparent market practices and clear disclosure to consumers of financial services.
FinCoNet’s focus is on banking and credit consumer issues.
||Maria Lucia Leitão, Acting Chair of FinCoNet