Saxo Bank makes an offer to 3,17 billion dollars on the Dutch BinckBank. The tender has been accepted. It writes SaxoBank in a message.
the Announcement comes after the Friday was known to Saxo Bank in pursuit of the acquisition of the Dutch bank.
'To merge BinckBank with Saxo Bank is a win-win situation for all parties. Customers will get better service. products, prices, and platforms. Employees will have better opportunities to develop their career, and most important, we will improve the opportunities to invest in technology and people', writes Kim Fournias, director and founder of Saxo Bank, in a press release.
BinckBank has activities in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Italy and Spain. At the end of last year, the bank had 633.000 customers.
the Vast majority of the bank's activity is in the Netherlands, where most of the customers and the managed capital is located.
BinckBank is listed in the Netherlands. According to reports on Friday, is it Saxo Bank's plan to hive the of the stock exchange.
Saxo Bank has 1500 employees in Copenhagen, as well as a number of cities around the world - including London, Paris, Hong Kong and Tokyo.