AVANZA, INTERIM REPORT JANUARY – MARCH 2008


- Operating income increased by 2 per cent (9%) to SEK 138 million (SEK 135 m)

- The profit after tax totalled SEK 54 million (SEK 56 m)

- Earnings per share decreased by 3 per cent (+2%) to SEK 1.98 (SEK 2.04)

- Net savings totalled SEK 2,790 million (SEK 1,760 m), corresponding to 6 per cent (4%)
of the savings capital at the beginning of the year, with accounts acquired from
Ikanobanken accounting for SEK 480 million of this sum.

- The number of accounts increased by 18 per cent (7%) to 194,500 (165,000 as of
31st December 2007) and the total savings capital decreased by 3 per cent (+8%) to
SEK 44,500 million (SEK 45,900 m as of 31st December 2007). Accounts acquired from
Ikanobanken contributed 15,200 accounts and SEK 480 million in savings capital during
the quarter.

For additional information, please contact Nicklas Storåkers, Managing Director of Avanza,
tel: +46 70 861 80 01.

About Us

Avanza is an Internet bank founded in 1999. The Parent Company, Avanza Bank Holding AB (publ), is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. Avanza’s vision is that as a customer you will have more money in your pocket than if you banked with other banks or institutions. The services include, amongst other things, saving in shares, funds, savings accounts and a strong pension offering. Avanza has more than 330,000 customers and more than SEK 120 billion in savings capital. This is equivalent to just over 2 percent of the Swedish savings market. Avanza is the largest in terms of the number of transactions of Swedish banks on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. During the last four years Avanza has won SKI’s (Swedish Quality Index) award, “Year’s Most Satisfied Savings Customers”. For more information visit: www.avanza.se

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