1. Jyske Bank acquires Handelsbanken Denmark

Jyske Bank acquires Handelsbanken Denmark

How does this affect you as a customer

The Handelsbanken Group has entered into an agreement with Jyske Bank under which Jyske Bank acquires Handelsbanken’s operations in Denmark. We are now awaiting approval by the relevant authorities.

This means you will be a customer of Jyske Bank once the acquisition is finally approved and the transaction completed. This will happen automatically, and you do not have to do anything. Together with Jyske Bank, we will naturally take steps to ensure that you as a customer experience the transition smooth and uncomplicated.

“I’m pleased to announce that Handelsbanken has now signed an agreement with Jyske Bank for it to acquire our bank in Denmark. It’s a good solution for our customers and our employees. Together with Jyske Bank, we will strive to make the transition as smooth and uncomplicated as possible for all parties,” says Lars Moesgaard, CEO of Handelsbanken Denmark.

“Handelsbanken Denmark is a well-run bank and provides strong solutions for personal and corporate customers alike, and the combination enables us to offer our customers an even broader range of products and services. Jyske Bank will continue to offer competent and personal advice, local decision-making powers, competitive products, a modern bank with digital solutions and communication and access to many specialists. We look forward to welcoming the customers and employees of Handelsbanken Denmark,” says Anders Dam, CEO of Jyske Bank.

Until the acquisition is completed, it will be business as usual at Handelsbanken, and your agreements with us remain in force, of course. 

We remain committed to ensuring that you are comfortable and satisfied, and we will naturally contact you as soon as more information is available. Please feel free to contact your adviser with any questions you may have.

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