Structured Finance - Infrastructure

For over 20 years NORD/LB has been one of the leading financiers of infrastructure projects, providing the essential needs for our society. Structured Finance – Infrastructure is active across multiple asset classes, with a particular focus and expertise in:


  • Social infrastructure – social housing, schools and hospitals,
  • Transportation – roads, rail and rolling stock; and
  • Digital infrastructure – broadband, datacentres and smart cities.

Our award-winning team takes pride in their client-focused and innovative financing approach and, as a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB), take care to ensure projects deliver long-term social and environmental value.

We advise and arrange both syndicated and bilateral project finance transactions for greenfield and operational projects.


Financing of over 130 projects in the social, transport and digital infrastructure sectors.

Global infrastructure lending by sector (total approx. € 4 billion)



Winner of Debt Provider of the Year

Recently Closed Transactions


  • 2021

    >500 bed new-build hospital with 25-year PPP concession agreement from Victoria State, Australia

    Mandated Lead Arranger
  • 2021

    Alpha Trains NOB S.A.R.L.

    Financing of 31 new SIEMENS battery-electric multiple unit train sets for operation in the rail network Ost-Brandenburg

    Sole Arranger, Original Lender, Facility + Security Agent, Hedging + Account Bank
  • 2021

    BeNEX GmbH + Agilis Eisenbahnges. mbH & Co. KG

    Financing of 23 new Siemens-built & Refi of 26 existing Alstom-built Electric Multiple Units for operation in the rail network Regensburg-Donautal

    Arranger, Hedge Provider, Original Lender
  • 2021

    Project Edgar Financing fibre rollout in the UK

  • 2021

    THD Jura Broadband

    Mandated Lead Arranger
  • 2020

    446-mile intrastate natural gas pipeline



Our specialists know the unique aspects of each market, since they possess many years of local industry knowledge and comprehensive product know-how. Since we are realizing projects on a national and international level, every transaction is supported by a broadly diversified team: