LEI Code Structure

The Global Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) System is a unique code that is designed to identify legal entities in financial transactions.

The Four Key Principles of LEI

Furthermore, Legal entities who have obtained LEI will be published with the related LIE reference data by the LEI issuing organization that has issued the LEI which means that all LEI population is publicly available for unlimited use by any interested party at all times.

Each LEI must supply the ISO 17442 standard which specifies the minimum reference data: