About us

Landsbankinn is a leading Icelandic financial institution. The Bank offers a full range of financial services and is the market leader in the Icelandic financial service sector with the largest branch network.


Landsbankinn hf. was established on 7 October 2008. The founding of its predecessor dates back to 1886. The Bank is owned by the National Treasury of Iceland with a 98.2% shareholding. Other shareholders own 0.2% of shares in the Bank.

More about the ownership of Landsbankinn

History of Landsbankinn


Landsbankinn's strategy rests on four main pillars, all of equal importance. These pillars consist of a unified team, a solid infrastructure, satisfied customers, and benefits to society and the Bank's owners.


Here you will find Landsbankinn's organisational chart, information about ownership, the Board of Directors, senior management and the Bank's divisions and subsidiaries.

Corporate Governance

Landsbankinn aims to strengthen its corporate governance procedures for the benefit of the Bank itself, its shareholders, customers and society in general.