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About Danske Bank

The Great Dane

Founded in 1871 by a saddle-maker who later became a talented broker, as Den Danske Landmandsbank, today's Danske Bank stands among the world's leading banks. The Dankse Bank Group is Denmark's biggest financial enterprise by total assets and one of the largest in the Nordic region. Operating in banking, mortgage finance, insurance, leasing, real estate brokerage and asset management, this Danish dazzler focuses on retail banking and boasts nationwide branch networks in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, Finland and the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Within Denmark, it stands among the market leaders, holding a market share of close to a third in banking, mortgage finance and life insurance.

Danske Bank

2-12 Holmens Kanal
Copenhagen DK-1092
Phone: +45 33 44 00 00

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Public
Stock Symbol: DANSKE
Stock Exchange: CSE
Chief Executive: Peter Straarup
2008 Employees (All Locations): 23,632