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Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law [MPEPIL]

International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)

Thomas Papadopoulos

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 24 February 2020

Securities — International organizations, practice and procedure

Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.

1 The International Organization of Securities Commissions (‘IOSCO’) was founded in 1983 and comprises the majority of the national competent authorities on securities regulation around the globe. It operates as a global standard setter for the securities sector. IOSCO develops, implements, and promotes adherence to internationally recognized standards for securities regulation. IOSCO cooperates with the G20 and the Financial Stability Board (‘FSB’) on the global regulatory reform agenda. It is based in Madrid, Spain. Its members cover more than 95% of the world’s...
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