Landesbank Baden-Württemberg has total assets of around EUR 241,2 billion (as at 31 December 2018) and a staff of approx. 10,000 within the Group. Its head offices are located in Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, Mannheim and Mainz.
Its three customer-driven banks - BW-Bank, LBBW Rheinland-Pfalz Bank and LBBW Sachsen Bank - allow LBBW to offer the full array of business services across Germany, while also drawing on extensive regional roots. Within the state capital Stuttgart, BW-Bank fulfils the role of a municipal savings bank for LBBW.
LBBW's business model is based on five pillars and comprises the following areas of business: corporate customers, private customers, savings banks, real estate financing and capital markets. BW-Bank, LBBW Rheinland-Pfalz Bank and LBBW Sachsen Bank as dependent institutions with their own market presence form the three strong regional pillars in the Group's business with private and corporate customers.
LBBW also supports both their own corporate customers and those of the affiliated savings banks with their international activities. Branches and representative offices around the world provide support through their country expertise, market knowledge and finance solutions. In addition, LBBW operates German Centres in selected locations that provide local offices and networks to German corporate customers and advice them on their market entry.
Subsidiaries specializing in specific areas of business such as leasing, factoring, asset management, real estate or equity finance diversify and amplify LBBW's portfolio of services within the Group.