Sampo, the Finnish financial group that owns insurers across the Nordic region as well as a significant share of Nordea, has moved to increase its stake in Topdanmark, meaning it will be obliged under Danish law to bid for all remaining shares in the second largest Danish insurer. Announcing what it called a “mandatory no-premium […]
Christian Clausen is to leave his role as CEO of Nordea by 1 November this year as the bank’s board has announced the appointment of both a new CEO as well as a new COO. Casper von Koskull will become president and group CEO, and Torsten Hagen Jørgensen will become group COO and deputy CEO. […]
Nordea, the Nordic region’s biggest bank, and one of Europe’s biggest universal banking services providers, is reported to be seeking a new CEO after a disagreement between management and the board. Danish business publication Berlingske Business cites “several sources” indicating that headhunter firm Egon Zenhder has been appointed to find a successor to Christian Clausen, […]
Sampo, the Finnish financial group, is ready to snap up more shares in Nordea if the Swedish government decides to divest, according to business news reports out of the region overnight.
Finland’s financial services industry spoke out about issues such as Ucits, inflation and the proposed financial transaction tax, during InvestmentEurope’s recent visit to the country.