The United Nations Population Fund announced yesterday 11% of the world’s population is over 60 years old, and within a decade there will be one billion in these ranks, and two billion by 2050.
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Nordea, one of Europe’s top-10 universal banks by market capitalisation, has reported “strong” income overall in its third quarter, although figures for its asset management activities suggest it is facing headwinds.
Large global players in the financial services industry have either set up or developed their operations recently in the Netherlands, including Allianz Global Investors, BNP Paribas, Lloyd’s insurance and Nordea.
The Nordic region’s economies look set to remain among the world’s strongest, according to the latest economic outlook from European top-10 universal bank Nordea.
Swedbank and Nordea have reported quarterly results today, suggesting margins continue to improve for financial services companies in the region.