NIBC invests in Ebury, innovative provider of cross border financial solutionsPress Release -
NIBC Bank is pleased to announce it has acquired a strategic stake in the fast growing fintech company Ebury. This transaction is the basis of a strategic partnership between NIBC and Ebury and further strengthens NIBC’s capabilities in providing entrepreneurial, inventive and professional solutions to its clients.
Ebury is one of the fastest growing fintech companies globally, employing over 500 staff, with offices in 10 European countries, focussing on corporate cross-border (FX) payments and growth lending. This transaction will support Ebury in continuing its successful growth path in the Netherlands and across Europe.
The partnership between NIBC and Ebury will open up opportunities in cross border trade for small and mid-sized companies based in Europe. Ebury provides an innovative and unique platform for payments, risk management, foreign exchange and trade financing. In addition, Ebury will support NIBC in providing its clients with international business banking solutions.
Paulus de Wilt, CEO of NIBC Bank: “Our ambition is to make a difference for our clients at decisive moments. We seek to be entrepreneurial, inventive and professional – and in this ambition we have found a true partner in Ebury. Ebury has developed a state of the art platform for cross border financial solutions, which will become available for our Northwestern European clients and allow them to accelerate their international growth. This partnership complements our existing product offering, ranging from tailored debt financing, equity and mezzanine solutions, M&A advisory and capital markets solutions.
Juan Lobato, CEO and co- founder of Ebury: “We are delighted to announce our partnership with NIBC. The NIBC team has shown it is committed to supporting its clients at decisive moments, distinguishing themselves with expertise and speed. We look forward to working with the broad network of NIBC clients, who will benefit from successful innovation and a strategic international banking solution.”