NIBC Holding NV is a Netherlands-based merchant bank with a focus on the mid-cap segment in Western Europe. NIBC offers corporate finance, risk management and investment management solutions to corporate and financial institutions, institutional investors, financial sponsors and family offices. The Bank's activities are centered on two main pillars. The Merchant Banking business offers advisory, financing and co-financing services to businesses in the technology, manufacturing and food, agricultural and retail sectors in the Benelux and Germany. The Specialised Finance pillar offers asset and project financing services to a range of business sectors, including the shipping, oil & gas services, infrastructure & renewables and commercial real estate sectors. The Company also provides Treasury services. As of December 31, 2010, the Bank owned direct and indirect subsidiaries in the Netherlands, the United States, Germany and Singapore, including NIBC Bank NV.