21 February 2024
De Brauw contributes chapter on financial services M&A in the Netherlands
Arne Grimme, Pete Lawley, Mariken van Loopik, Bart de Rijke, and Wiebe Dijkstra, contributed a comprehensive chapter on the financial services mergers and acquisitions (M&A) sector in the Netherlands. This contribution forms part of the Panoramic Financial Services M&A Guide 2024, available on Lexology.25 January 2024
Proposal to include risk management statement ("VOR") in Dutch Corporate Governance Code published
The Dutch Corporate Governance Code requires boards to include a statement in their management reports about the operation of their internal risk management and control systems (often referred to as the in control statement). 25 January 2024
Bill permanently allowing virtual general meetings submitted to Dutch lower house
The Dutch government submitted the bill on 15 January 2024. If passed, the new law would permanently allow Dutch companies and associations to hold general meetings in a virtual-only format.