Corporate report

Payment Systems Regulator annual report 2016 to 2017

The annual report and accounts for the Payment Systems Regulator.


Payment Systems Regulator annual report and accounts 2016 to 2017


The Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 created the Payment Systems Regulator (PSR), with three statutory objectives: to promote competition, to promote innovation, and to ensure that payment systems are operated and developed in a way that considers and promotes the interests of all the businesses and consumers that use them.

This report summarises the PSR’s activities over the year 2016/17. The PSR is required to publish this report under Paragraph 7 of Schedule 4 of the Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013.

Published 6 July 2017