Speech by President Knot 'To a renewed trust'

Speech
Date 10 November 2011
Time 15:57 pm
Location Pensioenfederatiecongres, Scheveningen
Speaker Prof. dr. K. Knot, president van de Nederlandsche Bank

On 10 November 2011, President Klaas Knot held a presentation in Dutch entitled 'Naar hernieuwd vertrouwen' ('to a renewed trust').

In his speech, Klaas Knot highlighted the need for restoring members' confidence in the pension sector. Knot indicated that such a recovery would be feasible with:

  • clear investment policies attuned to members’ wishes,
  • transparent contracts, and
  • more active involvement of the members.

Furthermore, Knot paid attention to the recent Pension Accord, mentioning its benefits as well DNB’s concerns about it.