The Financial Supervisory Authority's experts compile a variety of reports based on information from regulated entities.
The Financial Supervisory Authority is host to the Insurance Complaints Committee and the Complaints Committee on Transactions with Financial Firms. .
Entities engaging in financial activities which are subject to licence are regulated by the Financial Supervisory Authority. Regulated entities include commercial banks, savings banks, credit institutions, securities firms, insurance companies, pension funds etc.
The Financial Supervisory Authority regularly publishes news of its activities, statistical information and Annual Reports.
"A financial undertaking shall specify on its website the names and proportional holdings of all persons owning an interest of 5% or more in the undertaking."
Unnur Gunnarsdóttir, who has been acting Director General of the Financial Supervisory Authority since 1 March this year, has now been appointed Director General of the Authority. A law graduate of the University of Iceland, Unnur pursued graduate studies in both the UK and Canada. She previously served as the Financial Supervisory Authority's Chief Legal Counsel.
Various Laws and Regulations falling under the auspices of the Ministry of Economic Affairs translated to English.