Legal structure and regulators

​Achmea Bank N.V. (Achmea Bank) is part of Achmea, the largest insurance group in the Netherlands, with a cooperative background.

Achmea Bank has its registered office in The Hague, where it is entered in the register of companies kept by the Chamber of Commerce under number 27154399. Achmea Bank is licensed to provide financial services by the Dutch central bank (De Nederlandsche Bank) and is registered with the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (Autoriteit Financiële Markten)  under number 12000011. Our banking licence permits us to offer financial services in accordance with the Dutch Financial Supervision Act (Wet Financieel Toezicht). The entire share capital of Achmea Bank N.V. is held by Achmea B.V.

Achmea Bank N.V. is the new name of Achmea Hypotheekbank N.V., the legal successor of Achmea Retail Bank N.V. and Levob Bank N.V. The articles of association of Achmea Bank N.V., as most recently amended by a deed of amendment executed before W.H.Bossenbroek, civil-law notary practising at Amsterdam, on 30 May 2014, can be downloaded by following the link below (Dutch only).

 Articles of associaton of Achmea Bank (dutch)

Achmea Bank is subject to supervision by De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) and the Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM). DNB is responsible for safeguarding financial stability, overseeing the soundness of financial institutions. The AFM is responsible for overseeing the conduct of financial institutions.

Organisation structure
Achmea Bank has a 'two-tier board structure', with an Executive Board and a Supervisory Board. The Executive Board is responsible for day-to-day management of the business. The Supervisory Board oversees the Executive Board.