What do I need to consider if I want to establish my business in the Netherlands due to Brexit?
The AFM and Brexit
As a result of Brexit, some companies from the United Kingdom (UK) wish to establish themselves in the Netherlands. Dutch companies that do business with the UK also have questions regarding the consequences of brexit.
Update: the EU and UK have postponed Brexit to 31 October 2019. Brexit can take place at an earlier date when the British Parliament ratifies the agreement between the EU and UK.
The most frequently asked questions received by the AFM and answers on this issue are presented below. The AFM will keep the website up-to-date according to the latest developments.
UK companies wishing to move to the Netherlands
Dutch companies trading with UK companies
My company trades with companies in the United Kingdom. What do I need to consider when Brexit takes effect?
The role of the AFM in Brexit
Brexit will have consequences for the financial markets. The changes could lead to gaps in supervision or a disruption of services to and from Dutch companies.