Our customers

Rewarding relationships are the cornerstones of our business. Ever since A O Wallenberg founded SEB in 1856, we have provided financial services to assist our customers in reaching their financial objectives. 

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Large corporations and institutions

Our corporate customers in the Nordic region are among the largest in their respective industries. In Germany they range from large mid-corporates to large multinationals. Our institutional clients operate both in the Nordic countries and internationally. 


SME customers

In all, we serve approximately 400,000 small and medium-sized companies in Sweden and the Baltic countries. Of these some 267,000 were home bank customers in 2018. 


Private customers

We hade approximately 4 million private individual customers in Sweden and the Baltic countries in 2018. Of these some 1.4 million were home bank customers. In addition, SEB had around 35,000 private banking customers in and outside Sweden.


Share of total income 2018, %
  • Large Corporates & Financial Institutions, 42
  • Corporate & Private Customers, 35 
  • Life & Investment Management, 13
  • Baltic, 10

Market share

In the Nordic countries, SEB's peers are mainly the other five large banks: Swedbank, Nordea, Handelsbanken, Danske Bank and DNB. 

SEB's market share
SEB's market share in detail