Prudential Regulation Authority

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Prudential Regulation Authority
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Founded 2013
Headquarters London, U.K.
Products Financial Regulation
Web site PRA website

The Prudential Regulatory Authority (PRA) was created in 2013 as one of the successor organizations of the FSA.

History

The Prudential Regulatory Authority was created when the Financial Services Act of 2012 replaced the FSA with two new organizations, the other being the FCA. The PRA is a part of the Bank of England.

Objectives

The PRA objectives are:

  • Promote safety and soundness of individual firms
  • Protect insurance policy holders
  • "facilitate effective competition"[1]

External links

Bank of England, PRA

  1. About the Prudential Regulation Authority. Bank of England. Retrieved on May 4th, 2015.

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