Transaction processing times

The table below shows when various transfers are booked and executed according to when they are submitted.

Transfers

Type of transfer Time of
submission
Booking date Value date
Individual transfer between own accounts with Danske Bank 24 hours, 7 days a week Same day (from and to accounts) Same day (from and to accounts)
Individual transfer to other account with Danske Bank 24 hours, 7 days a week Same day (from and to accounts) Same day (from and to account)
Individual transfer to account with other banks Midnight - 8.00pm

Same banking day (from account)

Banking day after the submission date (to account)

Same banking day (from account)

Second banking day after the submission date, depending on the payee's bank (to account)


8.00pm - midnight Banking day after the submission date (from account)

Second banking day after the submission date (to account)

Banking day after the submission date (from account)

Third banking day after the submission date, depending on the payee's bank (to account)

Payment forms

Form type Time of submission Booking date Payment date
All Midnight - 8.00pm Same banking day (from account) Due date for the payment is the date stated on the form
8.00pm – midnight Banking day after the submission date (from account)

Bank cheques
Cheque type Time of submission Value an booking date Payee
All Midnight - 4.30pm Same banking day (from account) Danske Bank sends the cheque direct to the payee
4.30pm – midnight Banking day after the submission date (from account) Danske Bank sends the cheque direct to the payee

Cross-border transfers
For information about terms and conditions for transfers from Denmark, including transmission times, transaction dates and when the amount is available to one of our correspondent banks, click
below.
Terms and conditions for transfers to and from Denmark and transfers in foreign currency in Denmark (in Danish)

Messages to Danske Bank

Type Time of submission Recipient
All 24 hours The branch reads and processes the message on the following banking day

Applications for loans, credit facilities and MasterCard

Type Time of submission Recipient
All 24 hours The branch reads and processes the application on the following banking day. You will then be contacted by the branch.

Security trades

Type of trade Stock exchange/country Trading hours
Market orders in Danish securities may be executed in selected bonds and shares on banking days Copenhagen Stock Exchange 9.00am - 10.00pm
(Monday-Friday)
Market orders in foreign securities on selected markets

  USA

3.30pm - 10.00pm

Sweden

9.00am - 5.30pm
Norway 10.00am - 4.00pm
Finland 9.30am - 8.00pm
Germany 9.00am - 8.00pm
Other European exchanges 9.00am - 5.30pm
You can place commission and market orders during the period from 0.00am to midnight. Attempts to execute the transaction are made in the period from 9.00am to 10.00pm, depending on the trading hours.
Average price trades are normally priced and settled on the banking day after the order submission date.