Westend Bank AG is a credit institution licensed under German law with a clear focus on the lending business in Germany and selected European markets. Our bank has been offering competent and relevant financing solutions for more than 90 years. Today we’re owned by a strong family of entrepreneurs, and we strive to live up to their reputation for integrity and fairness.
This professionalism shapes our business. As one of the most stable banks in Germany measured by the core capital benchmark, we offer the security of a reliable financial partner. Our expertise in credit and risk management appeals to clients who demand flexible and tailor-made financing solutions.
A trusted partner for the long term
We organise our business across four key areas:
- CREDIT ORDER / FRONTING
We develop fast and lean lending solutions for family offices, foundations and owners of medium-sized companies, which are refinanced congruently through corresponding cash collateralisation.
- ENERGY TRANSITION
We provide project developers, service providers and property developers with tailor-made project financing solutions.
- REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
We offer competitive and transparent secured loans for commercial developers of residential property projects in Germany.
- ART FINANCING
We help art collectors, major galleries and art funds to unlock the capital of their collections.
A flexible approach
Our approach is attractive to wealthy individuals, family offices, businesses and institutional investors looking for innovative ways to solve their financial challenges. Our business is guided by the following values:
As one of Germany’s strongest banks on measures of core capital, we offer the reassurance that comes from being a strong financial partner.
We work with discretion to maintain the confidentiality of our clients throughout the lifetime of their financial transactions and beyond.
All loans and investments are backed by our robust due diligence processes and financial stability.
We have the ability to take a long-term view and can adapt to changing market conditions and individual financial circumstances.
Our statutes incorporate ESG principles so that we are always sharply focused on ensuring our activities have a positive impact on society and the environment.