The term “Reporting Financial Institution” means (i) any Financial Institution that is resident in a Participating Jurisdiction, but excludes any branch of that Financial Institution that is located outside such Participating Jurisdiction, and (ii) any branch of a Financial Institution that is not resident in a Participating Jurisdiction, if that branch is located in such Participating Jurisdiction.
An FI that is treated as a Reporting FI under the terms of a Model 1 or Model 2 IGA that is in effect. The term Reporting FI also includes a foreign branch of a USFI that is treated as a Reporting FI under the terms of a Model 1 IGA that is treated as in effect. A foreign branch of a USFI treated as a Reporting FI under the terms of a Model 2 IGA is not required to submit a FATCA Registration form to obtain a GIIN, unless it is renewing a QI Agreement.
UK Statutory Instrument
|“reporting financial institution” means a person who carries on business in the United Kingdom as
(a) a depository institution,
(b) an investment entity,
(c) a custodial institution,
(d) a specified insurance company,
(e) a relevant holding company, or
(f) a treasury company.
(2) But a person who is a non-reporting United Kingdom financial institution may only qualify as a reporting financial institution for the purposes of these Regulations if that person is a registered deemed-compliant financial institution. [UKSI.2014 No. 1506]