Rabobank Group ("Rabobank") is an international full-range financial services provider founded
on cooperative principles more than 110 years ago. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the
Group's operations include banking, asset management, leasing, insurance and real estate
services, serving over 10 million clients in 46 countries.
Rabobank International is the Group's wholesale banking and international retail banking division
and primarily focuses on serving food & agribusiness companies across the global food chain:
from producers, processors, traders to retailers and investors along the way.
In terms of Tier-1 capital (the core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's
point of view), Rabobank is among the world's 30 largest financial institutions, and is consistently
awarded a high rating by all rating agencies. As per 30 June 2012, Rabobank Group had EUR 771
billion in assets, with first half net profit for 2012 of EUR 1.3 billion. Solvency measured as
Core Tier 1 ratio was stable at 12.7%, well above the BIS III requirements and above European
Banking Authority's recent stress tests. As per the Global Finance magazine latest rankings,
Rabobank is among the world's 30 largest financial institutions in terms of Tier-1 capital (the
core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's point of view). Furthermore, for
over 10 years, Rabobank is ranked among the Top-10 Safest Banks in the world n Global Finance
magazine's 'World's 50 Safest Banks' list.
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