List of banks in Finland

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This list of banks in Finland below was assembled using publicly available information from the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority [1] and the Finnish Bankers' Association [2]. 2014 according to the calculations of the National Bank has 5641 branches of cooperative banks.

Government banks[edit]

Commercial banks[edit]

Foreign banks[edit]

Savings banks[edit]

The Finnish Savings Banks Group consists of 40 savings banks, each of which operates in its own region and is an independent legal entity. The Savings Banks share a common inheritance and common operating practices. The primary strategy for the banks in the group is to serve clients on a regional basis and thus not compete between them. The market share of the Finnish Savings Banks is about 8,5% as measured by deposits. Säästöpankkiliitto – Sparbanksförbundet – The Finnish Savings Banks Group

Co-operative banks[edit]

OP-Pohjola Group[edit]

The OP-Pohjola Group is a central corporation of co-operative banks. The member cooperative banks of the OP-Pohjola Group are independent, local deposit banks that are engaged in retail banking. There are 229 member cooperative banks, each operating in a local region. Osuuspankkikeskus – Andelsbankscentralen – OP-Pohjola Group

Local Cooperative Bank Group[edit]

Local co-operative banks. The Finnish Local Cooperative Bank Group consists of 42 independent cooperative banks each operating in its own region. The group was established in 1997 to enable the member banks to continue operating independently as the other co-operative bank group in Finland was seen as too centrally administered. Paikallisosuuspankkiliitto – Lokalandelsbankförbundet – Finnish Local Cooperative Bank Group

Defunct banks[edit]

(information about old Finnish companies (including banks), in Finnish)