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February 2020

Part 1 : Progressive Railroading's 2020 Finance & Leasing Guide: Banks

Part 2 : Progressive Railroading's 2020 Finance & Leasing Guide: Equipment Providers/Equipment Management Services

Part 3 : Progressive Railroading Finance & Leasing Guide: Finance Companies

Part 4 : Progressive Railroading Finance & Leasing Guide: Investment Banks

Part 5 : Progressive Railroading Finance & Leasing Guide: Lessors

Part 6 : Progressive Railroading Finance & Leasing Guide:Professional Services/Consulting

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Progressive Railroading's 2020 Finance & Leasing Guide: Banks

A directory of firms that offer an array of financial services to the rail industry


Helaba (Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen) New York Branch

420 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10018
212 703 5324

Description of services: Helaba acquired the assets and retained the professionals formerly of DVB’s Land Transport Division in May 2019. Helaba’s Land Transport Finance Group maintains offices in Frankfurt and New York, and has been covering the rail equipment financing markets, globally, since 2000. Helaba provides senior secured asset finance for new and used rail cars, locomotives and passenger rail equipment for lessors, operators and manufacturers. The bank also provides interest rate and currency risk management services, along with acquisition and structured trade finance, project and commercial real estate finance. In Europe Helaba additionally provides capital market (especially Schuldschein), advisory, cash management and leasing solutions to its clients.

Contact: United States – Joe Devoe; Senior Vice President,, 212-782 5324.
Europe – Martin Metz; Global Head – Land Transport Finance,, +49 69 9132 7596

PNC Equipment Finance

995 Dalton Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203

Description of services: Provider of rail-car lease, loans and financial solutions.

Wells Fargo Rail


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