Company Profile

Aareal Bank Group is a leading international provider of smart financing, software products, digital solutions and payment transaction applications in the property sector and related industries. Aareal Bank AG, is the Group’s parent entity and is headquartered in Wiesbaden.

Goals and segments

Our goal is to provide clients with forward-looking solutions that offer them competitive advantages and enable their long-term business success. We have grouped our portfolio of services into three business segments.


Structured Property financing


In the Structured Property Financing segment, we support our clients in making large-volume commercial property investments. The investment properties mostly comprise office buildings, hotels, shopping centres, logistics and residential property, as well as student apartments, and our clients include institutional investors, private equity firms, family offices, financial institutions, private individuals, listed property companies, pension funds and sector-specific investors.

Aareal Bank AG

Combined teams comprising market and sector experts at offices on three continents and specialists in the hotel, logistics and shopping centre sectors.

Products and services
Tailor-made property financing in selected markets

  • Property types: Office buildings, hotels, logistics properties, shopping centres/retail space, residential properties, student housing
  • Finance products: Single-asset finance, portfolio finance, finance of the purchase of special purpose vehicles, cross-border/multi-jurisdiction facilities, arrangement of property debt facilities, syndication


Banking & Digital Solutions


In the Banking & Digital Solutions segment, Aareal Bank Group supports businesses from the housing, property management and energy industries as a digitalisation partner, combining extensive advisory services and product solutions with traditional corporate banking services and deposit-taking. We also offer comprehensive solutions for tenancy bond management, cross-sectoral management as well as for the optimisation of payment processes and subsequent processing procedures.

Aareal Bank AG

Market leader in the area of payment transaction procedures for the housing industry; process optimiser for mass payment transactions in the housing industry and energy sector

Products and services

  • Payment transaction and process optimisation through integration into client‘s IT systems
  • Capital investments and financing • Property consulting services
  • Account management products customised to business model
  • Solutions to boost industry connections

Collect Artificial Intelligence GmbH (Collect.AI)

As the pioneer in Europe for AI-supported solutions in the area of intelligent invoicing and dunning processes, collect.AI revolutionises their customer's order-to-cash management, optimises their cashflow and efficiently transforms liabilities into liquidity.

Products and services

  • AI-controlled receivables management platform
  • end-to-end cashflow optimisation
  • O2C management without interruptions of payments
  • intelligent, fast and efficient financing services

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plusForta GmbH

Market-leading broker for tenant deposit guarantees, specialised in insurance products for the property industry in Germany

Products and services

  • Market-leading provider of private and commercial tenant deposit guarantees in Germany
  • Loss-of-rent management and respective insurances for landlords
  • Specialist for planning and implementing online projects and digital sales processes, with a focus on solutions for the insurance and finance sectors

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Deutsche Bau- und Grundstücks-AG (i.L.)

Specialist service provider with nationwide coverage, offering property management services for institutional and private investors and the Federal Government

Products and services

  • Property Management
  • Technical property management
  • Rental-related services
  • Condominium management
  • Consulting and marketing





Our subsidiary Aareon – Europe’s trusted provider of SaaS solutions for the property industry – forms the third business segment. Passionately committed to connecting people, process, and property, Aareon brings the ecosystem closer together. Our Property Management System, powered by smart software solutions, promotes efficient property management and maintenance, enabling superior digital experiences for everyone involved. Aareon Group is pursuing an international growth strategy and has an international presence with offices in Germany, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Spain and Sweden.

Aareon AG

Aareon is the trusted provider of SaaS solutions for the European property industry.

Aareon's product portfolio

With its property management system, Aareon offers software for automated end-to-end processes that connect property companies with their stakeholders. The majority of this software is available as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). Aareon presents its property management system in five product families:

  • Manage: Plan and Manage your properties. Back-end processes, System of record.
  • Pay: Levelling up online payments, banking integration, reconciliation, deposits, loans and arrears
  • Sustain: Maintain and sustain the state of your buildings, plan for the future
  • Engage: Enabling and empowering customers, prospective customers, field services, craftspeople, suppliers and service partners
  • Connect: Open API ecosystems

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First Financial Software GmbH

First Financial Software GmbH is a joint venture of Aareal Bank AG and Aareon AG. Within the Group, the company bundles special competencies in the area of payment software solutions for the property industry and related industries.

  • Provider of the BK01 process for integrated mass payment transactions that has been integrated in numerous ERP systems
  • BK01 is available exclusively to clients of Aareal Bank's account management system
  • Development of innovative platform solutions for the integrated processing of payments and the exchange of data

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