Report of the independent auditor
The report set out below is provided in compliance with the standards of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board in the US and includes an opinion on the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting as at December 31, 2013. Management’s report on internal control over financial reporting is set out in Management's report on internal control. KPMG Accountants N.V. has also issued reports on the consolidated financial statements in accordance with Dutch law, including the Dutch standards on auditing, which is set out in Independent auditor's report - Group, and in accordance with auditing standards of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board in the US, which will be included in the Annual Report on Form 20-F expected to be filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission on February 25, 2014. KPMG Accountants N.V. has also reported separately on the Company Financial Statements of Koninklijke Philips N.V. This audit report is set out in Independent auditor's report - Company.