Public notice 12 May 2016 – 5/2016

The Romanian Financial Supervision Authority announces commencement of winding-up proceedings for an insurance company

On 4 May 2016, the Romanian Financial Supervision Authority announced that a Romanian Court has, on 28 April 2016, pronounced that its decision on commencement of winding-up proceedings for the insurance company ASTRA Societatea Asigurare - Reasigurare S.A. now is final and irrevocable. Therefore, the Insurance Guarantee Fund may start payments to the insurance creditors of Astra. 

​This public notice by the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority is based on section 15 a of the Act on Foreign Insurance Companies (398/1995), as amended by Act 525/2008.