Extraordinary general meeting
At the extraordinary general meeting held on 7 December 2018, two new candidates were elected to the Board of Directors: Karsten Dybvad, CEO of the Confederation of
Danish Industry and Jan Thorsgaard Nielsen, Chief Investment Officer in A.P. Møller Holding A/S.
At the board meeting held immediately after the extraordinary general meeting, Karsten Dybvad was elected Chairman and Carol Sergeant and Jan Thorsgaard Nielsen were elected Vice Chairmen of the Board of Directors.
Both the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Ole Andersen, and Board member and Chairman of the Audit Committee, Jørn P. Jensen, stepped down from the Board of Directors.
Investigations of Danske Bank's branch in Estonia
In September 2017, Danske Bank launched thorough investigations into its branch in Estonia on the basis of suspicions that the branch was used to launder many billion kroner in the period from 2007 to 2015. On this site, you can read facts about the investigations, watch a webcast of the press conference, download the report and get a timeline of events.
Podcasts stimulate discussion on impact technology and investments
The initiative builds on the initiatives introduced in recent years with the launch of the portals The Hub and +impact.
The Big Picture: No recession yet
Trade war: Who suffer the most - the US or China?
China has been hit the most so far. The Chinese economy was already slowing down going into 2018 due to tightening of monetary policy and a campaign to reign in debt and crack down on shadow banking. Hence, the trade war added to the downward momentum in the economy.Allan von Mehren
Chief Analyst, Danske Bank
Chief strategist: Equities to recoup losses in 2019
Focus on digital solutions and good customer experiences in partnership with Tryg
Danish households are resilient despite record debt levels
Standing at 280 per cent of net disposable incomes, no other OECD has more indebted households than Denmark. However, that is only one side of the equation.
Our private economist Louise Aggerstrøm Hansen explains.