A bank in the heart of Østlandet

SpareBank 1 Østlandet is Norway’s fourth largest savings bank and has more than 175 years of history as a leading supplier of financial services to individuals, businesses, the public sector and clubs and societies within the region.

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Who we are

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 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.

Listed on Oslo Børs (Stock Exchange)

SpareBank 1 Østlandet is an independent bank, which is listed on Oslo Børs. 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.
  • Approximately 385.000 banking customers.
  • Total adjusted assets of NOK 213 billion *
  • 1 130 employees.

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

Subsidiary companies:

  • EiendomsMegler 1 Hedmark Eiendom AS
  • EiendomsMegler 1 Oslo Akershus AS
  • SpareBank 1 Finans Østlandet AS
  • SpareBank 1 Østlandet VIT AS

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

From grain to group

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