About us

We are SpareBank 1 Østlandet

Local presence

The administrative headquarters of the bank is in Hamar while we have branch offices across the countys of Innlandet, Viken and in Oslo. The bank has a physical presence in Norway's most expansive market area and home to around 1.7 million people. We offer our services via local branches, customer service centres and digital surfaces. 

Our products and services

We have nearly 180 years of history as a leading supplier of financial services to individuals, businesses, the public sector and clubs and societies within the region.

We provide a wide range of financial services to our retail customers, such as financing, savings, money transfer services, insurance, accident prevention, and capital and investment management. Corporate Market offers financing for investments and operations, advice, money transfer services in Norway and abroad, interestrate and currency hedging, investment of surplus liquidity, and insurance cover for people and commercial buildings and property. 

In addition to banking, investment and insurance services, we also offer real estate, accountancy, leasing and other financial services through our subsidiary companies. 

Listed on Oslo Børs (Stock Exchange)

SpareBank 1 Østlandet is an independent bank, which is listed on Oslo Børs. Read more about our equity certificate.
The bank is part-owner of SpareBank 1 Gruppen AS (12,4%) SpareBank 1 Utvikling (18%).

Our owners

The Sparebankstiftelsen Hedmark (the foundation) is the largest owner. 
See other large owners here.   

The combined group has:

  • 36 bank branches.
  • 391.000 banking customers.
  • Total adjusted assets of NOK 227 billion* 
  • Approximately 1 120 employees.

* (Including loans transferred to SpareBank 1 Boligkreditt AS and SpareBank 1 Næringskreditt AS).

Proficient, near and engaged

We are here for people and companies to succeed. Together, we contribute to sustainable growth and development in Østlandet. Read more about our business idea, vision and values by clicking the button below.

Group Management and Board of Directors

The Board of Directors and Group Management are governed according to the values, goals and overall principles by which SpareBank 1 Østlandet is controlled. They lay the foundations for long-term value creation in the best interests of the equity certificate holders, customers and other stakeholders.


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From grain to Group

See our timeline as a bank for people and businesses in towns and villages for 175 years.