Award winning in Germany

ING Global Bank of the Year 2016 (The Banker)
ING Best Bank W. Europe, Netherlands and Poland 2016 (Global Finance)
ING Wholesale Banking in

Germany

Germany is one of the world’s major exporters and largest economies in Europe. Its main export products range from motor vehicles and machinery, to pharmaceuticals and textiles. Services contribute to the majority of Germany’s economic make-up, followed by construction and industry. Agriculture is a small portion of Germany’s GDP; however, the country is still ranked as one of the top agricultural producers within the European Union. Also, as one of the largest consumers of energy, it is a leader in developing and using green technologies.

ING came to Germany in 1987 and the operation is headed from the country’s financial capital, Frankfurt. Since then we have become a strong partner for a number of Germany’s largest corporations and institutions. We have assisted some of these clients to branch out to foreign markets, for instance in Central & Eastern Europe (CEE) and Asia.

We ensure you have direct access to ING Wholesale Banking’s global network and product expertise. Our international product network already meets the needs of many German clients, especially those within the Benelux and CEE. Our products are tailored to your exact needs, so we can ensure that you can move your business forward. We will integrate our services to the way you do business.  So tell us, how can we help you?

  • Germany is the largest economy in Europe
  • Present since 1987
  • Proven track record with Germany’s largest corporations
  • Access to a strong international network, particularly in the Benelux and CEE
  • Client focus, tailored services  

 

Country trade view Germany

Germany is, as a world leader in exporting high-quality goods as well as the world’s third largest importer, an important player in the area of world trade. Read about developments and outlook in the most recent ‘Country trade view Germany’ (Sep. 2015).

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EUR 61.2m term loan facility, contingent loan facility and guarantee. This was part of the EUR 1,023m project financing facilities. ING acted as co-MLA and played a major part in the interest rate hedge.

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The expert jury panel of Property Investor Europe (PIE) has chosen ING Real Estate Finance (REF) as senior property lender of the year 2016 for Western Europe.

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Trump is hired? Here’s our FX outlook

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US politics has changed for good - So what next?

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America has voted Donald Trump to be its next president. His election has shocked the markets, and confounded opinion polls. So what’s happening and what can we expect to happen next? Rob Carnell, ING’s chief international economist, says politics has changed, and changed for good.

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ING sole lender of €83m term loan for KWASA Goodman Germany

July, 2016

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Daniel Younis new managing director ING REF Germany

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Despite global macro headwinds, uncertainties in domestic economies and the yuan depreciation, Asian investors’ interest in overseas real estate, especially in Europe, remains intact. They continue to seek diversification and yields for their asset and investments globally.

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The shock of Brexit

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With the referendum on Britain remaining in Europe taking place on 23 June, there are still 15-20% of the voting population undecided, with much to play for, for both the Leave and Remain campaigns. ING’s economist team explored the various arguments being promulgated by each side.

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ING Best Bank W. Europe, Netherlands and Poland 2016 (Global Finance)

March, 2016

ING is again awarded for Best Bank Western Europe 2016 by Global Finance. We also won the Best Bank Netherlands and Best Bank Poland awards.

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Labour productivity key to sustained growth in Eurozone periphery

March, 2016

Greece, Portugal, Spain and to a lesser extent Italy made significant adjustments to wages and productivity during the euro-crisis to become more competitive. A recent report of ING’s senior economist Bert Colijn examines whether this competitiveness is likely to be maintained now that the economic recovery in most Mediterranean countries has started.

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EU-Vietnam trade deal offers new opportunities for business

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On 2 December, the EU and Vietnam have signed a trade deal. This comes shortly after the completion of the TPP *) in which Vietnam also takes part. The trade deal is very comprehensive: 99% of tariffs are liberalised and opens the Vietnamese service and government procurement markets.

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ING strengthens Nordic presence with Stockholm rep office

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(5-11-2015) Today, ING opens a representative office in Stockholm as part of its global organic growth strategy. The Sweden opening further enhances the bank’s expertise across the Nordic region, which is also served with a Nordic desk in Brussels.

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TEDx is looking for you!

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(8-7-2015) Last night, the Greek government submitted its long-awaited reform proposals. A first glance at the documents suggests that the Greek government is budging and that a compromise should again be in reach.

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ING Best bank in Western Europe 2015 (Euromoney)

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ING was named best bank in Western Europe at the annual Euromoney Awards for Excellence. The bank was also awarded Best bank in Belgium and Best bank in the Netherlands.

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Eurozone: Back to reality?

July, 2015

(7-7-2015) Day one after the referendum in Greece was as exciting as the days leading up to the referendum. Finance Minister Varoufakis stepped down, the European Central Bank (ECB) increased the pressure and Eurozone leaders’ first reactions were reserved. Today’s Eurozone summit should be another crossroads for either a last-minute compromise or some kind of Greek exit from the Eurozone (Grexit).

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Eurozone: A Pyrrhic ‘no’?

July, 2015

(6-7-2015) The ‘no’ vote in yesterday’s referendum seems to have strengthened Tsipras’ position. However, what looks like a stunning victory could quickly become a Pyrrhic ‘no’.

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Eurozone: Tactical blame game moves on

July, 2015

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July, 2015

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Products & services in Germany

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Capital Structuring & Advisory

As your business goals and investment needs evolve, your financing needs may change as well.

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Acquisition finance

Undertaking an acquisition can lead to growth and increased share prices. ING Wholesale Banking can help structure and finance your acquisition.

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Debt capital markets

Increase your capital and broaden your funding solutions by appealing to the debt capital market. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

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Corporate lending

Loans give you extra financial backing to realise major investments. ING Wholesale Banking can swiftly arrange the lending.

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Trade and commodities finance

Trade and commodity investing can diversify and stabilise your portfolio to ensure long-term positive gains. ING Wholesale Banking can be of assistance.

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Structured export finance

Secure your assets through long-term structured export financing. ING WB will help mitigate your risks and structure your investments.

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Infrastructure

Hedging risks well can lead to a steady, positive performance of your infrastructure investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

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Metals and energy

Structure your metals and energy transactions to maximise returns on investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

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Natural resources

Structure your natural resource transactions to maximise returns on investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help.

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Power and utilities

More capital means you can upgrade or transform power and utility operations to better meet strict standards and targets. ING WB can assist.

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Real estate

Managing your real estate assets well can build equity, financial security, and net you short-term or long-term gains. ING WB can help - Read on to learn how.

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Telecom, media and technology

Structure your telecom, media and technology transactions to maximise returns on investments. ING Wholesale Banking can help – Read on to learn how.

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Transportation financing

Effective financing for your transportation and logistical needs makes for a more efficient supply chain. ING Wholesale Banking can help you.

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Trade receivables finance

Increase your liquidity swiftly through trade receivables financing. ING Wholesale Banking can help you structure your transactions.

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Supply chain finance

Ensure a smooth operational supply chain through sound financing from origin to destination. Let ING Wholesale Banking smooth your supply chain.

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Factoring

Factoring offers a quick way to increase your cash flow and enhance your financing flexibility. ING Wholesale Banking can help, learn how.

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Excess cash solutions

When your company has excess liquidity and is interested in investing this liquidity in the short-, medium-, or long-term future, ING Wholesale Banking can assist you.

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Foreign exchange solutions

If dealing in foreign currencies, you are accustomed to fluctuation and risk. ING can maximise your returns and hedge your risks.

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Interest rate hedging solutions

Take advantage of interest rate hedging to spread your risk and increase liquidity. ING Wholesale Banking can assist you.

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Commodity hedging solutions

Corporations with an exposure to commodities are confronted daily with price uncertainty in the volatile commodity markets. See how ING WB can help.

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Inflation hedging solutions

Inflation derivatives help to diversify or manage inflation risks, and so to improve liquidity. ING Wholesale Banking can help with our Inflation hedging solutions.

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Credit hedging solutions

Credit hedging products and funding solutions manage credit and fund risks in both developed and emerging markets.

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Equity derivative solutions

Equity financing lets you share capital, limit risks, and raise money. ING Wholesale Banking has tailored strategies to help.

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Client clearing service

As an experienced SwapClear member with state-of-the-art infrastructure for clearing on the LCH. Clearnet platform (LCH), ING Bank has all capabilities and the track record to support your transaction, clearing and settlement needs.

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Payments and collections

Whether your payments and collections are domestic or international, urgent or non-urgent, ING has the presence and proficiency your institution needs to swiftly execute your transactions.

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Liquidity and cash management solutions

As an international company, you know how complicated cash management can be. ING can help manage your risks and payments by ensuring your liquidity remains at optimal levels.

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Payment factory

Simplifying the number of transactions will save your bank or company time and money. The ING Payment Factory does that for you.

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Cards

Make business purchases easier with a corporate banking card. ING Wholesale Banking offers you three customised card options.

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LCs, collections and guarantees

Gain extra assurance and protection in your international trade transactions with letters of credit, collections, and guarantees. ING WB can help.

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