In 2016 Sampo complied in full with the Finnish Corporate Governance Code issued 1 October 2015 by the Securities Market Association and effective from 1 January 2016.

Acting in compliance with the Corporate Governance Code, Sampo has published a separate Corporate Governance Statement on its website in fulfillment of the requirement referred to in the Finnish Securities Markets Act (746/2012), chapter 7, section 7.

The statement is available at The Governance section of this Annual Report also contains a more detailed description of the Group’s governance system.