Danske Bank A/S (DANSKE.CO)
14 Nov 2018
COPENHAGEN, Nov 14 Danske Bank shareholders, reeling from a money laundering scandal, will elect a new chairman and vice-chairman on Dec 7 after its largest shareholder ousted the lender's head of board this month.
LONDON Danske Bank's 200 billion euro ($225 billion) money laundering scandal might be the "tip of the iceberg" and investigators should examine whether major Western banks played a role, a lawyer for the whistleblower said.
LONDON, Nov 13 Danske Bank's 200 billion euro ($225 billion) money laundering scandal might be the "tip of the iceberg" and investigators should examine whether major Western banks played a role, a lawyer for the whistleblower said.
COPENHAGEN, Nov 8 Denmark's central bank governor Lars Rohde and head of mortgage lender Nykredit Michael Rasmussen are being mentioned as favourites to take over as chief executive of Danske Bank, online media Finans reported.
COPENHAGEN Danske Bank's largest shareholder, the Maersk family, has ousted the lender's chairman after a money laundering scandal that has also forced out its chief executive.
* Incoming chairman heads Danish industry lobby (Adds comment from Maersk family, Dybvad and outgoing chairman, sahre price)
COPENHAGEN, Nov 6 Danske Bank's largest shareholder, A.P. Moller Holding, has requested an extraordinary general meeting as soon as possible to change the lender's chairman of the board.
COPENHAGEN Danske Bank's interim chief executive said that it was too early to assess what damage Denmark's largest lender had sustained from a 200 billion euro ($230 billion) money laundering scandal and warned of potentially "big" fines.
* Third-quarter pretax profit down 42 pct, hit by donation (Releads, adds quotes from CEO, background)
COPENHAGEN Danske Bank's third-quarter report does not show significant customer decline following the bank's money laundering scandal in Estonia, but it is too early to assess if it will have a big impact on business volumes, the CEO said.