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.