Just surfed in and wonder what this is?

Welcome to Banking Insurance, the games between the bank and insurance companies in Stockholm, Sweden. The games was founded in the late seventies.

The best company wins a trophy. There is also a prize for best arranged event every year. Events inlcude e.g. running, cykling and golf.

There are about 1000 employees, total, who are competing in Banking Insurance every year. A fun way to meet colleagues in other companies and have some exercise too.

Companies presently taking part:

  • Folksam – ”Folksam is a Swedish insurance company that offers a wide variety of insurance, savings and loan products to suit every need.”
  • Handelsbanken – ”Handelsbanken is a full-service bank with a nationwide branch network in Sweden, the UK, Denmark, Finland, Norway and the Netherlands.”
  • Nordea – ”Nordea is the largest financial services group in Northern Europe.”
  • SEB – ”We focus on people who want to develop their finances. In everything from small, everyday matters to large-scale future plans.”
  • Swedbank – ”Swedbank is a full-service bank for private individuals and companies. Our core business serves a majority of private individuals as well as small- and medium-sized companies.”

Texts from each company’s web site as of 2014-07-16