EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

DSB Beheer

DSB Beheer

Geographic Location

Country: Netherlands
Region: Noord-Holland; West-Nederland


Sector: Financial services
Financial and insurance activities
64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding
Number Employed: 2000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-10-2009
Planned Job Reductions min: 2000
Planned Job Reductions max: 2000
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure
Employment Effect Start: 20-10-2009
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2009

Additional Information

On 19 October 2009, DSB bank was declared bankrupt, resulting in the loss of 1,300 jobs. The remaining 700 jobs will be probably cut before the end of the year. In april 2010, some 70% of the employees that lost their job has found new employment. 510 employees are still employed to finish the remaining activities of DSB.