Mr Dan Hanqvist

Dan Hanqvist



New Rules on Insurance Company Ownership and Management Assessment
Sweden | 23 December 2008

In light of the EU Directive on Acquisitions in the Financial Sector, the government has amended its legislation on ownership and management assessment of financial companies, including insurers. Among other things, the legislation clarifies the criteria upon which the Financial Supervisory Authority will perform assessments in connection with the acquisition of regulated entities leading to qualified holdings.