Nordea Bank Finland plc

Bank Information

Bank Name Nordea Bank Finland plc
Bank Short Name NOR FD
Bank Type Associate Bank
Operating Country Finland
Number of Domestic Branches 312 Branches
Number of non-domestic Branches Branches across 11 countries within group.
Euro N/A

Registered Address

Nordea Bank Finland plc
Aleksanterinkatu 36
FIN - 00020 Nordea


Nordeas vision is to be the leading Nordic bank, acknowledged for its people, creating superior value for customers and shareholders. We are making it possible for our customers to reach their goals by providing a wide range of products, services and solutions within banking, asset management and insurance.

Contact Information


Nordea is the result of the successive mergers and acquisitions of the Swedish, Finnish, Danish and Norwegian banks of Nordbanken, Merita Bank, Unibank and Christiania that took place between 1997 and 2000. It is the leading financial services group in the Nordic and Baltic Sea region. The Group operates in three business areas: Retail Banking, Wholesale Banking and Wealth Management.


Market Position

Largest Bank in Finland


 Long-Term Short-Term 
Fitch  AA- F1+
Standard and Poor's         AA- A-/1+
Moody's  Aa2 P-1


Accolades for group:
  • Global Finance- "Best Bank for Payments and Collections in the Nordic Region 2011"
  • Global Finance - "Safest bank in the Nordic region 2010"
  • Euromoney - "Best Cash Manager in Nordics and Baltic's  2009"
  • Euromoney - "Best Trade Finance Bank in the Nordic/Baltic region 2010"
  • Accolades for Nordea Bank Finland:
  • Global Finance - "Best Bank in Finland" 2011
  • Euromoney - "Best Corporate Bank in Finland" 2011
  • Global Finance - "Best Trade Finance Providers" Finland, 2010
  • Global Finance - "Best FX Provider in Finland" 2010

Membership of Clearings

  • RTGS Bank of Finland
  • CLS Services Ltd

Other Memberships

  • EPC
  • Federation of Finnish Financial Services
  • Institute of International Bankers
  • International Capital Market Association
  • International Swaps and Derivatives Association