The Dutch regulator, the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM), has published a warning which needs to be included in loan advertisements on television, radio, internet and all printed media as of 1 April 2009. This warning does not need to be included in advertisements for mortgages. Providers, agents and advisors must use the image and sound files provided by the AFM. The AFM has also published rules on how to include the warning.

Further information (in English) on the mandatory warning on the AFM website, please click here.