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List of notable businesses founded in Reykjavik, listed alphabetically with corporate logos when available. This list includes some of the largest, most profitable companies that were founded in Reykjavik. The famous Reykjavik companies and corporations on this list include both public and private corporations. You can find information about the popular companies on this list, such as what industry they're part of. When available you can click on the successful Reykjavik company's names to find out even more about them.

This list has everything from Landsbanki to Kaupthing Bank.

This list answers the questions, "What companies were founded in Reykjavik?" and "What are the biggest Reykjavik companies?"

If you're a Reykjavik native then this list of the biggest Reykjavik companies will make you proud. This list is also an excellent resource if you're doing research on reputable businesses from Reykjavik.

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Arion Bank is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Arion Bank was established as a state-owned bank on the ruins of the Icelandic based operations of the former Kaupthing Bank and placed in control of the old bank's domestic assets and ...more

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Bank of Iceland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Bank of Iceland Bank Íslandsbanki, is an Icelandic bank with roots tracing back to 1884, formerly being the domestic part of Glitnir banki hf., but on 15 October 2008 being split from the bankrupt Glitnir and ...more

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Baugur Group is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Baugur Group Baugur Group was an Icelandic investment company. The group began as a supermarket and general retail company in Iceland, before diversifying to own a number of businesses at its peak, primarily ...more

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CCP Games is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Video game, Video game industry CCP hf or CCP Games is an Icelandic video game developer and publisher, majority owned by the company's staff and founders, Novator Partners and the American investment fund General Catalyst ...more

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Dagsbrún is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Mass media, Telecommunications Dagsbrún is an Icelandic telecommunications and media conglomerate. It consists of following brands: Vodafone Iceland 365 Sena Wyndeham Press The Icelandic franchise of the Securitas ...more

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FRISK Software International is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
FRISK Software International Computer security, Software FRISK Software International was an Icelandic software company that developed F-Prot antivirus and F-Prot AVES antivirus and anti-spam service. Its name is derived from the initial letters of ...more

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Glitnir is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Finance, Bank, National Commercial Banks Glitnir was an international Icelandic bank. It was created by the state-directed merger of the country's three privately held banks - Alþýðubanki, Verzlunarbanki and ...more

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Hagar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Hagar Retail Hagar hf is an Icelandic holding company that owns a number of retail and wholesale companies in Iceland, Sweden and Denmark. Each of Hagar's companies are run individually.

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Icelandair Group is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Aviation Icelandair Group hf is an Icelandic travel industry corporation, the owner and holding company of the airline Icelandair and several other travel industry companies in Iceland. The Group's ...more

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Icelandic Institute for Intell... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Computer Science, Robotics, Non-profit organization

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Industria is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Industria Industria is a leading provider of broadband TV solutions and end-to-end digital services projects for telcos, network owners and broadband TV operators. The Zignal suite of innovative TV ...more

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Kaupthing Bank is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Finance, Investment banking Kaupthing Bank was a major international Icelandic bank, headquartered in Reykjavík, Iceland. It was taken over by the Icelandic government during the 2008–2011 Icelandic financial crisis ...more

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Landsbanki is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Finance, Investment banking Landsbanki, also commonly known as Landsbankinn which is now the name of the current rebuilt bank, was one of the largest Icelandic commercial banks that failed as part of the 2008–2011 ...more

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Stodir is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Stodir Investment Stodir is an international investment company, headquartered in Reykjavík, Iceland with offices in London. The company was founded on July 20, 1973, under the name Flugleiðir. It was ...more

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Straumur Investment Bank is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Straumur Investment Bank Straumur Investment Bank hf. was founded as a regional investment bank headquartered in Reykjavík, Iceland. Although the bank initially survived the financial turmoil in late 2008, The ...more

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Tölvubankinn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Companies Founded in Reykjavik
Tölvubankinn Information technology