Regulations and Financial Stability
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is the integrated regulator and supervisor of financial institutions in Singapore. MAS establishes rules for financial institutions which are implemented through legislation, regulations, directions and notices. Guidelines have also been formulated to encourage best practices among financial institutions. Combined with close supervision, these instruments help MAS achieve the outcome of a sound and progressive financial services sector.
Financial Institution Directory
The Financial Institution Directory provides a listing of the names of regulated persons in respect of the provision of financial services under the various Acts administered by MAS.
Monograph on Objectives and Principles of Financial Supervision in Singapore
The monograph spells out MAS' objectives of supervision, the functions it performs, and guide its supervisory approach. A key theme of the monograph is that all stakeholders have a shared responsibility to achieve a sound and progressive financial service sector.