Arion Banki Overview

  • Service
  • Commercial Bank

  • Year Founded
  • 1929

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 556

Professionals

  • Financed Companies
  • 43

  • Financings
  • 37

  • Serviced Investors
  • 11

Arion Banki General Information

Description

Founded in 1923, Arion Banki is a commercial banking institution headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland. The bank provides universal financial services to companies, institutional investors, and individuals. The bank offers corporate, retail, and investment banking, capital markets services, treasury services, asset management, and wealth management for private banking clients. Arion Banki is also licensed to provide investment advisory services and custody services and to manage financial instruments for collective investments.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
New Kaupthing Bank
Year Founded
1929
Service Provider Type
Commercial Bank
Corporate Office
  • Borgartuni 19
  • Reykjavik, 105
  • Iceland
+354 444 0000

Arion Banki Financings

Company Name Financing Date Debt/Deal Date Debt/Deal Amount
Ice Fish Farm Mar 2023 00000 0000000
Geo Salmo Mar 2023 00000 0000000
Eðalfang Nov 2022 00000 0000000
Amaroq Minerals Nov 2022 00000 0000000
Amaroq Minerals Oct 2022 00000 0000000
NOVA Iceland Jun 2022 00000 0000000
Cooke Aquaculture Oct 2021 00000 0000000
Solid Clouds Jul 2021 00000 0000000
Fly Play Jul 2021 00000 0000000
Íslandsbanki Jun 2021 00000 0000000
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Arion Banki Co-Lenders (22)

Lender Lender Type Lender Location Total Shared Financings Last Shared Financing
Bank of America Commercial Bank Charlotte, NC 1 00000
Bank of Scotland Commercial Bank Edinburgh, United Kingdom 0 00000
BMO Financial Group Commercial Bank Toronto, Canada 0 00000
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Commercial Bank Toronto, Canada 0 00000
CoBank Commercial Bank Denver, CO 0 00000
Commercial Canada Lender Ottawa, Canada 0 00000
Desjardins Group Lender Montreal, Canada 0 00000
DnB NOR Eiendomsinvest Financing Advisory Oslo, Norway 0 00000
Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein Investment Bank Frankfurt, Germany 1 00000
Export Development Canada Lender Ottawa, Canada 1 00000
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Arion Banki Investment Preferences

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Arion Banki Team (36)

Name Title Related Financings Office Contact
Info
Ida Benediktsdóttir Managing Director, Retail Banking, Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Executive Committee Reykjavik, Iceland
Olafur Hoskuldsson Chief Financial Officer & Member of the Executive Committee Reykjavik, Iceland
Birna Káradóttir Chief Operating Officer & Member of the Executive Committee Reykjavik, Iceland
Hákon Gröndal Managing Director, Corporate & Investment Banking & Member of the Executive Committee Reykjavik, Iceland
Johann Möller Managing Director, Markets & Member of the Executive Committee Reykjavik, Iceland
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Arion Banki Board Members (20)

Name Representing Role Since
Birna Káradóttir Arion Banki Chief Operating Officer & Member of the Executive Committee 000 0000
Gunnar Sturluson Arion Banki Director, Chairman of the Audit Committee & Member of the Risk and Credit Committee 000 0000
Hákon Gröndal Arion Banki Managing Director, Corporate & Investment Banking & Member of the Executive Committee 000 0000
Johann Möller Arion Banki Managing Director, Markets & Member of the Executive Committee 000 0000
Kristín Pétursdóttir Self Vice Chairman of the Board & Member of the Board Risk, Board Remuneration, and the Board Tech Committee 000 0000
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Arion Banki Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Vörður Multi-line Insurance Reykjavik, Iceland 1926
East Anglian Finance Specialized Finance London, United Kingdom
Kaupthing Capital Partners PE/Buyout Reykjavik, Iceland
Leiguskjól Consulting Services (B2B) Reykjavik, Iceland
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Arion Banki FAQs

  • When was Arion Banki founded?

    Arion Banki was founded in 1929.

  • Who is the CEO of Arion Banki?

    Benedikt Gislason is the CEO of Arion Banki.

  • Where is Arion Banki headquartered?

    Arion Banki is headquartered in Reykjavik, Iceland.

  • What is the size of Arion Banki?

    Arion Banki total number of employees/professionals is 556.

  • What service provider type is Arion Banki?

    Arion Banki's service provider type is Commercial Bank.

  • What companies has Arion Banki invested in or acquired?

    Arion Banki has invested in or acquired companies like Alvotech, Leiguskjól, and Rafíþróttaskólinn.

  • What are Arion Banki subsidiaries?

    Vörður, East Anglian Finance, and Kaupthing Capital Partners are subsidiaries of Arion Banki.

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