Reserve Bank of India (RBI) - India LEI
As of 3 January 2018, LEIs are mandatory for all companies who wish to continue trading in securities.

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Which entities require LEI code in India?

A need for a system that would regulate financial markets and offer more clarity became especially imminent after the Global Financial Crisis. To avoid a next collapse of major economies LEI codes were introduced to improve the quality of financial data and to decrease risks. LEI codes are regulated centrally by the international umbrella organization … Continued

When do you need a Legal Entity Identifier?

The Reserve Bank of India has mandated the use of LEIs by all companies trading in Over-the-Counter (OTC) markets for Rupee Interest Rate derivatives, foreign currency derivatives and credit derivatives in India. Mandatory use of LEIs was phased in between August 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018, as per the RBI Notification dated June 1, … Continued