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Skudenes & Aakra Sparebank into the Eika alliance


Of Egil M Solberg | 15.05.2024 10:54:49

Business: The bank, with a business capital of NOK 14.4 billion and 56 employees, has considered various strategic alternatives since autumn 2023.

– We are proud that Skudenes & Aakra Sparebank chooses the Eika alliance, says CEO Steinar Simonsen to Haugesund’s newspaper.

Hans Kristian Glesne, chairman of the Eika Group, emphasizes according to the newspaper that Eika will now become a strong player in south-west Norway with several banks on board.

The bank manager emphasizes to the newspaper that the Eika alliance provides economies of scale and opportunities to further develop the customer offer.

The transaction requires approval from the Norwegian Financial Supervisory Authority.


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