Denmark surpasses 50,000 equity savings accounts, as access to funds opens up

Jonathan Boyd
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Figures published by the Finance Denmark (Finans Danmark), which inludes the Danish Investment Association (Investering Danmark) suggest the number of registered equity savings accounts in the country doubled between May to the end of December 2019, from 25,000 to 50,000. Birgitte Søgaard Holm, executive director, Investments and Savings, at Finanace Denmark, said: "The new figures show that a growing number of Danes have opened their eyes to the advantages that can be achieved by investing through an equity savings account (aktiesparekonto, or ASK). The accounts make it easier and more ...

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Jonathan Boyd
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Jonathan Boyd

Editorial Director of Open Door Media Publishing Ltd, and Editor of InvestmentEurope.