Accountancy organisations and actuarial firms that provide pension advice regularly give advice on and mediate in financial products without being licensed to do so under the FMSA.
The European Commission has published proposals for amendment of the Transparency Directive.
The AFM has carried out a review on the quality of audits by the four major accountancy firms in the Netherlands.
The Minister of Finance has set out the amounts, criteria, scope and apportionment formulas for ongoing supervision on the basis of the following acts.
The Minister of Finance has informed the Second Chamber of parliament in a letter (in Dutch) on plans and measures announced or taken since the publication on 10 July 2009 of the Cabinet's view (in Dutch) on the future of the financial sector.
Amendments to two sections of the Exemption Regulation pursuant to the FMSA (Vrijstellingsregeling Wft) took effect as of 18 March 2009.