Standards for Regulators

The Hampton Review The 2005 review’s aim is to identify ways in which the administrative burden of regulation on businesses can be reduced, while maintaining or improving regulatory outcomes.
Regulators Compliance Code Effective and well-targeted regulation is essential in promoting fairness and protection from harm. However, the Government believes that, in achieving these and other legitimate objectives, regulation and its enforcement should be proportionate and flexible enough to allow or even encourage economic progress. This is the UK's statutory code for regulators, effective from 6 April 2008
FSA's statement on the above FSA’s Statement of Compliance with the Regulators’ Compliance Code
IOSCO Principles Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation (June 2010) for regulators, SROs, enforcement, co-operation, issuers, auditors, credit rating agencies, information providers, collective schemes, intermediaries and secondary markets