On April 20, 2016, Handelsbanken announced that it had acquired the Dutch wealth management company Optimix Vermogensbeheer N.V.
Optimix Vermogensbeheer N.V. (“Optimix”) manages assets of approximately €2 billion, which includes in-house and mutual funds. Handelsbanken currently has 23 branches throughout the Netherlands.
Optimix will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Handelsbanken, requiring approval from the relevant Dutch financial authorities. The acquisition will initially have a marginal impact on Handelsbanken’s financial position.
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