Consultation comments on amendments to the EU Audit Directive

2017-03-30 | Comments on proposals

With regard to the proposed directive on amendments to the Auditor Directive (2006/43/EC), Finansinspektionen does not have any objections to the proposal presented by the European Commission.

FI has submitted the following feedback on the proposed amendments to the Audit Directive (2006/43/EC) and the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on specific requirements regarding statutory audits of public-interest entities (2011/0359/COD).

With regard to the proposed directive on amendments to the Auditor Directive (2006/43/EC), Finansinspektionen does not have any objections to the proposal presented by the European Commission.

With regard to the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on specific requirements regarding statutory audits of public-interest entities (2011/0359/COD), Finansinspektionen supports the proposal's fundamental ambitions. We have opted in our comments below to highlight in particular a number of areas that we in particular would like to strongly support.

There are also a few areas in which Finansinspektionen feels some doubt as to the suitability of how the requirements are designed.

FI's comments in their entirety (in Swedish)

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