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Established in 2013, the International Financial Consumer Protection Organisation (FinCoNet) is an international organisation of supervisory authorities which have responsibility for financial consumer protection. FinCoNet promotes sound market conduct and strong consumer protection through efficient and effective financial market conduct supervision.

It is a member based organisation and has been set up as a not-for-profit association under French law.

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.

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Organisational structure

 

Photo Maria Lucia Leitao, FinCoNet Vice-Chair   FinCoNet Vice Chair - Chris Green ASIC

  Maria Lucia, Chair       Chris Green, Vice-Chair


THE GOVERNING COUNCIL

The Governing Council is responsible for leading and organising FinCoNet and acts in the best interests of the organisation. There are currently eleven members on the Governing Council.

COUNTRY

ORGANISATION

Australia

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Brazil

Central Bank of Brazil

Canada

Financial Consumer Agency Canada

Germany

Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin)

Indonesia

Financial Services Authority (OJK)

Ireland

Central Bank of Ireland

Italy

Bank of Italy

Japan

Financial Services Agency Japan

Portugal

Banco de Portugal (Central Bank of Portugal)

South Africa

Financial Sector Conduct Authority

Spain

Banco de España (Central Bank of Spain)