Nordic Financial Unions

Promoting the Nordic Model

Who we are

Nordic Financial Unions is the voice of the employees in the Nordic financial sectors. Through our seven affiliated unions in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland we represent 150.000 members, promoting their interests at the European level.


NFU – Nordic Financial Unions is a lobbying organization promoting the interests of Nordic financial trade unions in Europe.


NFU strives to make the financial sectors prosper in a way that is sustainable for employees, companies, consumers and society.

2018.03.21 | NFU News

Mismatch: EU’s Action Plan for Sustainable Growth

Juncker is getting ready to address EU's Action Plan for Sustainable Growth. A mismatch between green and social objectives which fails to deliver on the social aspect of a sustainable economy, and which may well jeopardize the Europe's ownership of the global leadership of the transition.
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2018.03.20 | NFU News

The social factor and labour rights

The financial industry is competence-intensive with skilled workers and a catalyst to the green transition. Investments in research, professional development and production of green financial services will be imperative in the years to come.
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Our work

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2017.04.19 | Our work

Promoting constructive Social dialogue

NFU is the Nordic representative in the European Sectoral Social dialogues in Bank and Insurance, coordinating the NFU participation. By participating, NFU supports social dialogue in Europe and promotes the interests of our member unions at European level.
2016.12.15 | Our work

Influencing the EU

NFU is continuously working to improve the output of EU regulation. By monitoring the regulatory development and influencing the EU, NFU makes sure that the employee perspectives is taken into account. NFU is an active stakeholder at the EU level.