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About Us

One of the leading banks in the German financial capital of Frankfurt am Main,the Helaba Group employs approximately 6,100 people and has a business volume of € 189 bn.


We offer a complete range of financial services from a single source for companies, banks and institutional investors. We provide innovative, high-quality financial products and services for the Sparkassen.

It serves as the Sparkasse central bank for Hesse, Thuringia, North Rhine-Westphalia and Brandenburg, making Helaba a strong partner for some 40 percent of Germany’s Sparkassen. We are the regional market leader in retail banking through our subsidiary Frankfurter Sparkasse and also have a presence in direct banking through 1822direkt.

Landesbausparkasse Hessen-Thüringen, Helaba’s independent home loans and savings division, uses the Sparkassen as sales partners and is the market leader in both Hesse and Thuringia. WIBank, which comes under Helaba’s Public Development and Infrastructure Business unit, supports development programmes for the State of Hesse.

We also engage in many areas of public life by sponsoring groundbreaking cultural, educational, environmental, sports and social projects.