February 26, 2015
Company Announcement No. 5/2015
Accusations of price manipulation dropped
The Danish Public Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime (SØIK) has today informed Danske Bank A/S that the accusations of price manipulation brought against Danske Bank A/S on 7 February 2014 are dropped.
The accusations were brought against Danske Bank, Realkredit Danmark and six employees. Company announcement No. 2 dated 7 February 2014 provides more information. SØIK subsequently dropped accusations brought against two managers. Thus all accusations brought against Danske Bank A/S on 7 February 2014 have now been dropped.
“We have cooperated with the authorities during their investigation, and we note SØIK’s decision,” says Flemming Pristed, Group General Counsel at Danske Bank.
Danske Bank A/S
Group Press Officer Kenni Leth, tel. +45 51 71 43 68