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Our shipping department is the ideal contact for the special needs of domestic and foreign shipping customers when it comes to speed, flexibility and reliability.

Our international customers include ship owners, ship management companies, shipping agents, ship brokers, P&I Clubs and other companies connected with the shipping business.   
Our services include: 


  • Cash management
    • International payment services: Shipping accounts (e.g. allotment or cash-to-master payments), multi-bank enabled electronic banking software
    • liquidity management: O/N and time deposits in common currencies, short-term working capital finance
    • Special transactions, e.g. sale and purchase settlements
  • Foreign exchange, interest rate and currency management
    • Spot and forward deals
    • Strategic instruments for hedging exposures in interest rates and foreign currencies 
  • Individual terms and conditions 

Ship finance

  • Short and medium-term ship finance for second-hand tonnage 

Guarantee business (e.g. arrest, release call or other payment guarantees)

Head of Shipping Department

Philipp Wünschmann
Phone +49 40 350 60-128
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