Europe

EU Single Market Directorate General of the European Commission. Check for the latest information on EC directives affecting financial services
ECB European Central Bank - home of the Euro
EBA European Banking Authority
ESMA European Securities and Markets Authority
EIOPA European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority
Joint Forum Bank, Insurance and Securities Regulators' group for financial conglomerates
BISThe Bank for International Settlements (Switzerland). Publications include the Basle Committee's 25 Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision
FSBFinancial Stability Board
EFSFThe European Financial Stability Facility can issue EUR 750 billion in bonds to rescue the Euro
IFRIInternational Financial Risk Institute (Switzerland). Forum for risk practitioners to discuss and exchange ideas about financial risk management

Global and International

SecuritiesIOSCOInternational Organisation of Securities Commissions
Central BanksBIS LinksCentral Banks of the world
InsuranceIAISInternational Association of Insurance Supervisors
PensionsIOPSInternational Organisation of Pension Supervisors
OffshoreOGBSOffshore Group of Banking Supervisors
OffshoreOGISOffshore Group of Insurance Supervisors
BrazilCOSRACouncil of Securities Regulators of the Americas
USAIMF,
World Bank
Supranational organisations
USA/Intl.WTOWorld Trade Organization
EconomicsOECDOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
PoliticsUNUnited Nations, featuring Security Council Resolutions