About the Group

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Group Management
Information about DNBs Group Management.
Group management
Board of directors
Information about DNBs Board of directors.
Board of directors
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Read about our guidelines and standards.
The DNB history
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DNB history
Environment and society
We take responsibility for our impact on people and the environment.
Environment and society

Leading financial group

DNB is Norway's largest financial services group and one of the largest in the Nordic region in terms of market capitalisation.

The Group offers a full range of financial services, including loans, savings, advisory services, insurance and pension products for retail and corporate customers.

DNB’s bank branches in Norway, in-store postal and banking outlets, Post office counters, Internet banking, mobile services and international offices ensure that we are present where our customers are.

We are a major operator in a number of industries, for which we also have a Nordic or international strategy. DNB is one of the world’s leading shipping banks and has a strong position in the energy sector, and the fisheries and seafood industry.

Customer facts

  Figures in 1000
Retail customers in Norway 2 000
Corporate clients in Norway 210
Active Internet bank users in Norway 1 300
Customers in life and pension insurance companies in Norway 1 200
Individual non-life insurance customers in Norway 218

Quick facts about DNB

Leading financial group Norway's most international
  • 2.7 million users of the Vipps payment app
  • Norway’s largest Internet bank, with more than 1.3 million users
  • Norway’s largest mobile banking service, with 800 000 users.
  • Offers banking services in In-store post and post offices across the country 
  • Norway’s largest asset management company with approximately 478 000 mutual fund customers in Norway and 143 institutional clients in Norway and Sweden
  • Norway’s leading investment bank
  • One of Norway’s largest real estate broker
  • 9 144 full-time positions
  • A number of international branches and representative offices 
  • One of the world’s leading shipping banks
  • A major international market player within energy finance
  • Operations in Sweden offering banking and asset management services and car finance.
  • A leading foreign exchange bank
  • Private banking in Luxembourg
Figures as at 31 December 2017
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International activities

DNB's international activities are based on our extensive experience in the strategic priority areas of shipping, energy and seafood.

See our international offices