Helaba is the Landesbank for the German federal states of Hesse and Thuringia with global operations.
Professional services across a wide range of areas and responsibilities have earned Helaba a highly competitive position in its various markets:
With a workforce of 5,900 and a balance sheet total of around 220 billion euros, the Helaba Group is one of Germany’s leading Landesbanks. As well as effectively having two HQs - in Frankfurt am Main and Erfurt – it is also represented at important financial centres worldwide through its regional offices, representative offices and affiliates.
Their business activities are concentrated in three areas:
Their Multinational Company Business and Investment Banking division offers the full range of financial services to corporations, banks and institutional investors from a single source; via our S-Group bank in their Private Customer and SME Business division they provide the Sparkassen in Hesse and Thuringia with high quality financial products and services and, since acquiring the Frankfurter Sparkasse, the Helaba Group is the region’s market leader in retail banking. They also have a foothold in the dynamic growth area of direct banking, with 1822direkt. Through their Public Development and Infrastructure business they finance development programmes for the state of Hesse, as well as being involved in numerous other development schemes in both Hesse and Thuringia.