business in the Netherlands - Rabobank

Business in the Netherlands for foreign companies

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    Your company is setting up a branch in the Netherlands and you are looking for a financial services provider that understands your market. We can support you in all areas, and together we can build a long-term relationship. Our knowledge and expertise is second to none, and we offer a wide range of products and services relating to cash management, risk management, finance and personal or private banking.


    is the corporate bank in the Netherlandsis one of the world’s strongest privately owned banksis always close by, with over 500 branches in the Netherlandshas 85% of the Top 100 Dutch companies and 90% of all AEX companies among its clientsis No. 1 in Mergers & Acquisitions and in Export Finance in the Netherlands

    With nearly 1.000 offices in 40 countries, Rabobank Group has the largest international network of all Dutch banks. We therefore offer an excellent service to our international clients. You are welcome to come and discuss your plans with us so that we can evaluate the various options.

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    Cash management

    We can offer you a comprehensive range of banking products so you can manage your business money flows optimally. Step one is opening a business account for your day-to-day cash management. This is possible in more than 40 currencies. After that you can, of course, expand your package to include products and services that suit your company. This covers for example:

    savings account(s), to optimise excess cash on a day-to-day level in eurosdeposits, to optimise cash in multiple currenciesdebit & credit cards, for easy payments - nationally and internationallye-commerce solutions such as iDEAL for easy, affordable and safe e-commerce transactionspoint-of-sale solutions, for safe, easy and (if desired) mobile transactions in your store

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    Online banking

    When it comes to managing your business, information and timing are among the main ingredients for success. With online banking you can arrange your bank affairs online, wherever and whenever you want.

    Rabo Internet Banking offers all the basic functions for business internet banking. Our Rabo Scanner gives you access to the secure online Rabobank environment and you can use the Rabo Banking App for business mobile banking.

    Rabo Corporate Connect gives you insight into your financial position and relevant market information, such as relevant currency and sector information, research and online transaction services. Fully tailored to your personal needs.

    Rabo Internet Banking Rabo Corporate Connect

    Risk management

    Reduce your trade risks by using Rabobank’s strong balance sheet and relationship banking approach. Foreign Exchange (FX) can be introduced to hedge risks when doing business in foreign currencies. We also offer corporate insurance to insure your premises, your personnel and yourself, ranging from liability insurance to travel insurance and from health insurance to credit insurance. Consider choosing a separate product, or a complete insurance package. Interpolis ZekerVanJeZaak®, for instance, exists for companies with revenue of up to € 1 million, while the Interpolis Bedrijven Compact Polis® is designed for companies with revenue of over € 1 million.

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    Do you need financing for the start-up or expansion of your activities in the Netherlands? We will be more than happy to help you find a suitable form of finance, such as lending, working capital, equipment leasing, car leasing, factoring, trade finance or export finance.

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    Knowledge and network

    We are a leader in knowledge and expertise and provide the following services via Rabo Corporate Connect:

    sector reports from our food and agri research team or our industry knowledge teamequity and financial markets researchcountry risk research

    In addition, Rabobank can offer easy access to a large network of partners with proven knowledge and experience on issues that foreign investors in the Netherlands may encounter, and who can quickly provide you with confidential business support.


    Rabobank subsidiaries

    We have a number of subsidiaries so we can provide you as complete a service package as possible. Together, we have one shared goal, and that goal is to deliver the best financial solutions.

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    International rankings

    World’s Safest Commercial Banks – No. 5 in 2014 Global Finance Top 250 European Banks: No. 12 in 2014 - The Banker Top 250 Borrowers-IFR: No. 15 in 2014 – IFR Top 1000 World Banks: No. 29 in 2014 - The Banker World’s Biggest Banks: No. 28 in 2013 - Global Finance

    International awards

    Best Investment Bank in the Netherlands in 2015 – Global Finance Best (Samurai) Deal of 2015 – Capital Eye Most impressive FIG Issuer of Senior Unsecured Debt 2015 – Global Capital Most impressive FIG Issuer of Floating Rate Senior Unsecured Bonds 2015 – Global Capital Best FIG and Samurai Issuer 2014 – CMDPortal