Financial results 2017
Danske Bank Group delivered a net profit for 2017 of DKK 20.9 billion and the return on shareholders' equity after tax was 13.6%. The result was driven by positive macroeconomic developments, high customer activity, business volume growth and impairment levels that continued to be low.
Thomas F. Borgen, Chief Executive Officer, comments on the financial results: “We delivered a strong financial result for 2017. The result reflects continued progress in the Nordic economies, a high level of customer activity throughout the year and our business initiatives aimed at creating a more simple, efficient and customer-centric bank.
News from Danske Bank
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Danske Bank supports start-ups and growth companies
Entrepreneurs and small businesses are essential to innovation, productivity and economic growth in society. We want to make it easier for Nordic startups and growth companies to accelerate their expansion and achieve their ambitions.
Together with leading players within entrepreneurship, we develop solutions that make it easier for startups and growth companies to deal with scalability challenges, such as recruiting the right people, gaining access to capital and quickly finding the tools they need.
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We are finding ourselves in a time characterized by digitalisation, regulation and globalisation. At the same time, we are experiencing a change in customer demands. Customers want to be able to do their banking whenever it suits them - and often on the move. So we have an important task in developing simple and secure solutions for our customers while at the same time providing relevant advice when they need it. To accommodate customers, our employees must have digital curiosity and believe that we can develop the best solutions. And as manager I have to be conscious of the journey we are on and understand what it means for my colleagues.Trond F. Mellingsæter
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Danske Bank in numbers
2.7 million personal customers
231,000 small and medium-sized business customers
1,900 corporate and institutional customers