Dutch pension funds are increasingly investing their assets in foreign investment funds. Whereas their holdings in Dutch investment fund units have been declining for some time, an increasing share of their assets is being allocated to foreign, especially European, investment funds.Read more
Order on the Designation of DNB Supervisors
Published: 08 January 2007
The purpose of the Order on the Designation of DNB Supervisors (Besluit aanwijzing toezichthouders DNB) is to designate staff members of De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) who are responsible for monitoring compliance with the Financial Supervision Act (Wet op het financieel toezicht), the Pension Act (Pensioenwet) and the Obligatory Occupational Pension Schemes Act (Wet verplichte beroepspensioenregeling).
The DNB staff members designated by virtue of this Order have the status of supervisor within the meaning of section 5:11 of the General Administrative Law Act (Algemene wet bestuursrecht) and therefore have the powers specified in Part 5.2 of that Act.
De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) is looking forward to hosting its annual seminar on the deposit guarantee scheme (DGS) with the topic “DGS at a crossroads: let’s look ahead”.Read more
Instruction for de Volksbank for deficient assessment of money laundering and terrorist financing risks
De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) issued an instruction on de Volksbank N.V (Volksbank) on 12 June 2023 because de Volksbank was gravely deficient in its statutory obligation to identify, analyse and assess its money laundering and terrorist financing risks.Read more