Berenberg Bank

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Tracing its roots back to 1590, Berenberg is the oldest private bank in Germany and one of the oldest banks in the world. It is a merchant and investment bank focusing on the core business in international commercial banking, private banking, and corporate finance business. It has a strong presence in the financial centers of London, Frankfurt, and New York.


Wealth Management

Berenberg advises wealthy private investors and families, often across generations. Through opportunity-oriented risk management, it contributes to protecting and growing clients’ wealth.

Asset Management

Berenberg offers private and institutional investors innovative concepts and professional risk management strategies. Its experts develop solutions that are specifically configured for your needs and address your return, risk, and liquidity goals.

Investment Bank

The focus of its broad-based Investment Bank is on service and client business in equities and financial markets. Its research analyses more than 850 equities. It also assists with public offers, capital increases, and special transactions, and advises on mergers and acquisitions.

Corporate Banking

Berenberg advises SMEs on the selection and implementation of the most suitable financing structures and offers individual consulting in selected areas. It has special expertise in a number of fields, including shipping, infrastructure & energy, and structured finance.

Assets under management: €41.3 billion (as of December 31, 2020)