Annual Report 2013: Finnish financial sector should be at forefront in introducing international capital adequacy requirements 

In the Director General’s review in the FIN-FSA Annual Report, Director General Anneli Tuominen writes about the introduction of new regulations and the changeover to single banking supervision for the euro area. Read more
 

Act on Alternative Investment Fund Managers entered into force on 15 March 2014 

Directive 2011/61/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on Alternative Investment Fund Managers will be transposed into Finnish law by the Act on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (162/2014), which entered into force on 15 March 2014. FIN-FSA has updated its website to reflect the changes resulting from the new Act.
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Financial position and risks of supervised entities 1/2014: Finnish financial sector in reasonably good health, but operating environment fairly fragile with growing risks 

According to information as of the end of 2013, the capital position of the Finnish banking and insurance sectors was reasonably good overall. The sectors’ profitability has also remained fairly good despite the weak performance of the real economy.
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For financial customers 

Basic data on products and services available in financial markets is available at Financialcustomer.fi.

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 FIN-FSA warning lists

In case of problems, please contact:

  • The Finnish Financial Ombudsman Bureau (Bank, Insurance and Securities Complaint Boards)
    fine.fi
  • Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority
     Consumer advisory services
  • The FIN-FSA consumer helpline for users of banking, investment and insurance services Tuesdays, 9 to 10 am and Thursdays 2 to 3 pm.
    Tel. 0800-0-5099 (within Finland)
    The consumer helpline is not available on Maundy Thursday, 17 April 2014

To listed companies 

On the site for listed companies, we have gathered information on

  • the prospectus
  • the disclosure obligation
  • the obligation to disclose holdings 
  • the instructions concerning insiders

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