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Swedbank AB (SWEDa.ST)

SWEDa.ST on Stockholm Stock Exchange

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Swedbank CEO sees no sharp fall in Swedish residental market
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Swedbank AB CEO Birgitte Bonnesen in conference call::Says doesn't see risk for sharp fall in Swedish residential market.Says Swedish residential market will slow somewhat, but there is nothing to indicate there will be a sharp fall.Says I'm very confident in quality of our credit portfolio.  Full Article

Swedbank says issues additional Tier 1 capital
Friday, 9 Dec 2016 

Swedbank : Swedbank issues additional Tier 1 capital . Says $500 million issuance has a coupon of 6.00 percent and an issue price of 100 percent . Says issuance is in the form of debt instruments with mandatory conversion into ordinary shares if the regulatory capital of the bank decreases to a certain level .Says loan is perpetual with a call option after 5 years.  Full Article

Northern Horizon's fund signed services agreement with Swedbank and Orion securities
Thursday, 11 Aug 2016 

Northern Horizon Capital AS : Baltic horizon unit signed services agreement with Swedbank AS and Orion Securities .Says Swedbank and Orion securities to provide liquidity on both bid and ask sides for unit on Nasdaq Tallinn stock exchange.  Full Article

Swedbank Q2 net profit beats forecast
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 

: Swedbank Q2 net profit 6.3 billion sek versus mean forecast 5.5 billion in reuters poll . Swedbank Q2 net interest income 5.7 billion sek versus mean forecast for 5.7 billion in reuters poll . Swedbank Q2 loan losses 538 million sek versus mean forecast for 350 million in reuters poll . Swedbank Q2 net commission income 2.8 billion sek versus mean forecast 2.7 billion in reuters poll . Swedbank says the Swedish and Baltic economies stand strong after Brexit but will still be affected if global business activity is dampened due to uncertainty. Further company coverage: [SWEDEa.ST] (Reporting By Johan Ahlander) ((johan.ahlander@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Swedbank names Birgitte Bonnesen President and CEO
Friday, 22 Apr 2016 

Swedbank AB:Has appointed Birgitte Bonnesen as President and CEO in Swedbank.Birgitte Bonnesen has until today been acting CEO in the bank.  Full Article

Sweden ends investigation of former Swedbank CEO without charges, he says - Reuters
Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 

former Swedbank CEO Michael Wolf:Swedish authorities have closed a preliminary investigation into former Swedbank CEO Michael Wolf without pressing charges - Reuters.The bank said in Feb. it had reported its former chief executive, who was fired earlier in the month, to authorities for suspected financial crimes."I am relieved that it is now proven that I am completely innocent of the charges brought against me," Wolf said in a statement.  Full Article

Swedbank announces Anders Karlsson new CFO
Monday, 21 Mar 2016 

Swedbank AB:Announces Anders Karlsson new CFO.Says Goran Bronner has communicated that he will leave Swedbank.Says Anders Karlsson, currently CRO, will assume his new role in connection with the bank's publication of the financial report for Q2.  Full Article

Former Swedbank AB CEO reported to police, denies wrongdoing - Reuters
Friday, 12 Feb 2016 

Swedbank AB:Swedbank said on Friday it had reported its former Chief Executive Michael Wolf, who was fired earlier this week, to the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) for suspected financial crimes. - RTRS.As a result, the police's economic crimes unit said it had opened a preliminary investigation.Wolf denied any wrongdoing in a statement to Swedish news agency TT.Swedbank chairman Anders Sundstrom said a whistleblower had alerted the bank to potentially criminal activity.Sundstrom repeated the main reason for firing Wolf was the need to take the bank in a new direction, but said an ongoing FSA investigation into property deals made by management and the possible criminal activity had affected the timing.Wolf did not immediately reply to an emailed request for comment from Reuters.The police involvement was initially reported by business daily Dagens Industri.Wolf was fired on Tuesday, partly because of property deals made by top management that he signed off on.Swedbank is under investigation by Sweden's financial watchdog for conflicts of interest after two members of Wolf's management team made property deals as a side business, sometimes with the banks' customers.Wolf, who signed off on these deals, said later they should not have been made. He removed one of the executives, Magnus Gagner-Geeber, late last year but let Chief Financial Officer Goran Bronner stay on.  Full Article

Swedbank CEO Michael Wolf to leave bank
Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 

Swedbank AB:Chief Executive Michael Wolf is stepping down with immediate effect.Birgitte Bonnesen will serve as acting CEO and remain in her position as Head of Swedish Banking as it searches for a replacement for Wolf.  Full Article

Swedbank AB proposes lower dividend
Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 

Swedbank AB:Says ‍proposed dividend per share of 10.70 (11.35)​ crowns.Says board of directors proposes that the annual general meeting extend the current repurchase programme‍​.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Swedish government to introduce tighter mortgage rules

STOCKHOLM, Nov 30 Sweden's government gave the go-ahead on Thursday for its financial regulator to impose tougher mortgage-repayment rules on big borrowers, despite warnings the regulation could cause recent declines in house prices to accelerate.