Philippines

Find details about the Philippines' commitments to and implementation of beneficial ownership transparency reforms

Records last updated: 12 February 2024

Contact person: Emily Manuel

Current ongoing work

We provided expert technical assistance and capacity-building training to the Securities and Exchange Commission on implementing a central BO register, and to other agencies including procurement, law enforcement, and tax authorities on using BO data. We also support the Philippines EITI in meeting its BO commitments under Requirement 2.5.

Committed to one or more

  • Live register
    Following the launch of one or more beneficial ownership registers, a country is labelled as Live register.
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Implementation details

PH-EITI Beneficial Ownership Registry

Nombre
PH-EITI Beneficial Ownership Registry
Scope
Sectoral: Extractives
Structured data publicly available
No
Published as BODS
No
Available via API
No

Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission

Nombre
Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission
Scope
Full-economy
Register launched
2018
Threshold used to determine beneficial ownership
25%
Structured data publicly available
No
Published as BODS
No
Available via API
No

Commitment details

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  • As an Extractives Industry Transparency Initiative (EITI) member, Philippines has committed to beneficial ownership transparency for the extractives sector. [25 February 2016]
  • Philippines has included a commitment in an Open Government Partnership National Action Plan to beneficial ownership transparency