Finnish financial sector in good health, risks in the operating environment still on the increase 

According to end-June data published by the FIN-FSA, the overall capital position of the Finnish banking and insurance sectors is good. The sectors’ profitability improved slightly during the first half of the year. – However, banks and insurance companies need to be prepared for the adverse effects of the weak economic situation, says Anneli Tuominen, Director General of the FIN-FSA. Read more

Annual EIOPA conference on 19 November 2014 

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) organises its 4th annual conference in Frankfurt on 19 November 2014 focusing on, among other topics, current issues in the insurance and pensions section.
Read more on the EIOPA website

FIN-FSA receives good grades from its interested parties 

According to its interested parties, the Financial Supervisory Authority (FIN-FSA) is valued and considered having successfully strengthened market confidence. However, the interested parties wish for more pro-active regulation and better dialogue. The insurance sector is most critical of FIN-FSA.
Read more on the survey of interested parties

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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)
  • 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)
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