Established by the Financial Stability Board in June 2014, the Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) is tasked to support the implementation and use of the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI). The foundation is backed and overseen by the LEI Regulatory Oversight Committee, representing public authorities from around the globe that have come together to jointly drive forward transparency within the global financial markets. GLEIF is a supra-national not-for-profit organization headquartered in Basel, Switzerland.

Prefix
lei
Links
Homepage
Contact
Missing Contact
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in Global LEI Index should match this regular expression:
^[0-9A-Z]{4}[0-9A-Z]{14}[0-9A-Z]{2}$

Example Local Unique Identifier
HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from Global LEI Index should match this regular expression:
^lei:[0-9A-Z]{4}[0-9A-Z]{14}[0-9A-Z]{2}$

Example CURIE
lei:HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394
Metaregistry

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 2 mappings to external registries for lei.

Registry Name Metaprefix External Prefix
Identifiers.org miriam lei
Name-to-Thing n2t lei
Providers

Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE lei:HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394 is used to demonstrate the provides available for lei. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic logic beyond string formatting.

Name Metaprefix URI
Global LEI Index lei https://www.gleif.org/lei/HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394
Bioregistry bioregistry https://bioregistry.io/lei:HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394
Identifiers.org miriam https://identifiers.org/lei:HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394
Name-to-Thing n2t https://n2t.net/lei:HWUPKR0MPOU8FGXBT394