Our commitments of $25 billion to the shipping and offshore industries making us the 3rd largest bank to the industry (December 31, 2007).
We are the largest arranger of syndicated loans to the shipping and offshore industries globally, evidenced by the #1 ranking in Dealogic's 2007 and 1H 2008 League Tables, both as a Bookrunner and MLA. We have a S&P rating of AA- and Moody’s rating of Aa1. We have a recognized industry expertise with a long term commitment to the maritime industry, with a global presence serving our shipping and offshore industries from offices in Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger, Ålesund, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Helsinki, London, New York and Singapore.
In London we have a dedicated team of local specialists in Shipping Finance and Oil Services. Finance may be in GBP, USD, EUR or other major currencies. Interest rates are based on reference rate plus a margin and interest rate hedging and other relevant market derivaties are available where appropriate.
We offer excellent web based cash management solutions, well suited to the shipping and offshore industries, read more.