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Real Estate Finance | Mar 7, 2017

Awards for Helaba Real Estate Finance

Helaba's Real Estate Finance has received two awards from "Real Estate Capital": "Lender of the Year in Germany" and "Lender of the Year in Central and Eastern Europe". "Real Estate Capital" is a leading specialist magazine for lenders and capital investors in the real estate financing sector.

Ratings | Jan 10, 2017

Fitch affirms ratings of Helaba and S-Finanzgruppe Hessen-Thueringen

The rating agency Fitch reviewed and affirmed the ratings of Helaba and S-Finanzgruppe Hessen-Thueringen on 5. January 2017. Fitch assigned A+ for the long-term Issuer Default Rating and F1+ for the short-term IDR. The outlook is stable.

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Press Releases | Dec 12, 2016

Personnel changes for the Helaba Board of Managing Directors

Thomas Groß (51) is confirmed to serve a further term of office as Member and Vice-Chairman of Helaba's Board of Managing Directors. Hans-Dieter Kemler (48) is appointed to the Board of Managing Directors and intended to take the place of Rainer Krick. Jürgen Fenk (50), who has special responsibility for the Real Estate Lending and Real Estate Management divisions, will leave the Board of Managing Directors at his own request and with the full support of his fellow Board members when his mandate expires on 30 September 2017.


Press Releases | Nov 30, 2016

Markets & Trends 2017

Next year will see grow of around 3 percent in the global economy, and approximately 1.5 percent in the euro area and Germany. “Both the United States as well as the euro area will grow above their potential”, explains Dr. Gertrud Traud, Helaba’s Chief Economist.


Press Releases | Nov 17, 2016

Helaba steady on course

Profit before tax down on last year but still ahead of forecast+++Net interest income down as expected+++Satisfactory progress in customer Business+++Forecast for the year as a whole confirmed 


Press Releases | Nov 11, 2016

Stephan Kloock to become new Head of Credit Risk Management at Helaba

Claudia Hillenherms to follow him as Head of Risk Controlling 

Stephan Kloock (51) is to become the new Head of Credit Risk Management Corporates / Corporate Finance / Financial Institutions at Helaba with effect from 1 January 2017. Stephan Kloock’s successor and the new Head of Risk Controlling at Helaba, Claudia Hillenherms (49), is another internal appointment.


Press Releases | Nov 7, 2016

Helaba Financial Centre Study “Brexit – Let’s go Frankfurt”

 In a comparison of European financial centres, Frankfurt clearly ranks in second place behind London. With numerous qualities in its favour, the German banking centre is an attractive location for domestic and international players in the financial sector and has the potential of becoming the preferred destination for Brexit-related job relocations.


Real Estate Finance | Oct 31, 2016

Office property in Oslo

Helaba, acting as Sole Lender and Hedging Provider, is financing the purchase and ground-up refurbishment of the former telephone and telegraph building (Landmark) on Oslo’s main shopping street with a total of NOK 706 million (EUR 77.3 million).