Aviation Finance

With over 40 years of successful market presence and a well diversified portfolio of aircraft and engines, we are one of the leading aircraft financing banks in the world.

Global network

With specialist teams based in Hannover, London, New York and Singapore, we truly established a global network which is the basis of our close relationships with our clients that enables us to develop tailor-made financing solutions based on their specific requirements. Our financial solutions also promote mobility and support the global transport of people and goods. Our focus is on modern and fuel-efficient aircraft types that foster sustainable and economic forms of airtransport.

Industry expertise and product know-how

We have extensive structuring know-how based on many years of experience and wide-ranging asset expertise, which we regularly pass on to our clients when developing tailor-made and innovative financing solutions. We also have an in-depth understanding of individual customer requirements in the aviation industry (airlines, manufacturers, leasing companies, institutional investors and asset managers).


As part of our extensive structuring and financing expertise, we offer our clients a wide range of products. The focus is on operating lease and portfolio transactions. Our transactions are complemented by a wide range of additional services, such as currency and interest rate hedging instruments as well as promissory notes. This enables us to provide our customers with integrated solutions from a single source.

Operating Lease

Direct loans

Finance Lease

 Engine financing




Corporate Loan




  • 2023

    Condor Flugdienst GmbH

    1 x A330-900neo

    Mandated Lead Arranger, Senior Facility Agent and Security Trustee
  • 2023

    Icelandair ehf.

    2 x B737max-8

    Arranger, Facility Agent, Lender and Security Trustee
  • 2023

    Shannon Engine Support Limited

    Corporate Facility

    Facility Agent, Mandated Lead Arranger, Documentation Agent
  • 2022

    AERCAP Holdings N.V.

    Extension and Upsize Corporate Facility

    Facility Agent, Lender
  • 2022

    Allegiant Air LLC

    20x Boeing MAX Aircraft

    Mandated Lead Arranger
  • 2022


    2x Boeing 737 MAX 8

    Mandated Lead Arranger, Facility Agent and Security Trustee
  • 2022

    Regional Aircraft Leasing

    Warehouse Facility with more than 30 Regional Jets / Turbo Props

    Mandated Lead Arranger
  • 2022

    Republic Airways Inc.

    5 x E175s

    Mandated Lead Arranger, Facility Agent



We are proud to be a founding member and driving force behind Impact on Sustainable Aviation. Together with 35 other members from the aircraft finance industry, we support the transition of international air transport to Net-Zero. On 11 May 2023, Impact has been crowned as winner of the Airline Economics Sustainability Team Award 2023.

Here you can find more information impact-on-sustainable-aviation.org

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