WestLB was an international regional bank headquartered in Dusseldorf, Germany which was allowed to operate as a credit institution with all banking transactions.

The bank provided services to medium-sized and large companies and institutional investors, also acted as the central bank of the savings banks in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Business Data

Total assets (€ billion): 242.3 Number of Employees: 5,214 On 30 June 2012, it was split in three parts, and the Portigon AG became its successor. The new company operates as a deposit-taking institution a full banking license and provides services for financial institutions, in particular portfolio management and credit analysis, treasury, finance and controlling, risk control, credit administration, IT services as well as various corporate center functions.

Banking codes

BLZ code: 300 500 00 SWIFT BIC Code: WELA DEDD XXX